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Table 3 Multiple logistic regression predictors of delayed presentation for HIV care at JUTH, Southwest Ethiopia, 2013

From: The prevalence and associated factors for delayed presentation for HIV care among tuberculosis/HIV co-infected patients in Southwest Ethiopia: a retrospective observational cohort

Variable Category Time to present for HIV care (n = 272) Odds Ratio
Early, n (%) Late, n (%) Crude OR (95%CI) Adjusted OR (95 % CI)
Number of rooms 1 44 (40.4) 77 (47.2) 1 1
2 55 (50.5) 55 (33.7) 0.6 (0.3–0.9) 0.5 (0.3–1.0)*
3 8 (7.3) 23 (14.1) 1.6 (0.7–3.9) 1.7 (0.7–4.4)
4 2 (1.8) 8 (4.9) 2.3 (0.5–11.2) 1.7 (0.3–8.9)
Tobacco use Yes 154 (81.5) 35 (18.5) 1 1
No 63 (75.9) 20 (24.1) 1.4 (0.8–2.6) 0.5 (0.3–0.8)*
Functional status Work 68 (62.4) 70 (42.9) 1 1
Ambulatory 37 (33.9) 58 (35.6) 1.8 (1.0–3.1) 1.8 (1.0–3.1)*
Bedridden 4 (3.7) 35 (21.5) 2.2 (0.9–4.7) 8.3 (2.8–25.1)*
  1. JUTH Jimma University Teaching Hospital, OR odds ratio, CI confidence interval
  2. *Denotes statistically significant in final model at P value of ≤ 0.05 in the final model