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Table 3 Regression analysis showing the association between TB/HIV co-infection cases and patients’ sex, age and types of TB, at the DTGH, 2008–2016

From: Treatment outcomes of tuberculosis patients under directly observed treatment short-course at Debre Tabor General Hospital, northwest Ethiopia: nine-years retrospective study

  TB/HIV co-infection cOR (95% CI) P value aOR (95% CI) P value
Yes, n (%) No, n (%)     
Sex Male 117 (23.9) 373 (76.1) 1   1  
Female 121 (26.7) 333 (73.3) 0.9 (0.60–1.20) 0.33 0.92 (0.68–1.20) 0.62
Types of TB PTB+ 67 (28.8) 166 (71.2) 1   1  
PTB- 95 (26.0) 270 (74.0) 1.12 (0.8–1.70) 0.46 1(0.7–1.50) 0.88
EPTB 76 (22.0) 270 (78.0) 1.40 (1.0–2.10) 0.06 1.4(0.92–2.0) 0.12
Age group (in years) 0–14 19 (19.8) 77 (80.2) 1   1  
15–24 49 (17.3) 235 (82.7) 1.2 (0.66–2.13) 0.60 1.2(0.66–2.0) 0.56
25–34 81 (36.3) 142 (63.7) 0.43 (0.24–0.77) 0.004 0.44(0.25–0.80) 0.006
35–44 57 (39.3) 88 (60.7) 0.38 (0.21–0.70) 0.002 0.39(0.20–0.70) 0.002
44–54 22 (27.8) 57 (72.2) 0.64 (0.32–1.30) 0.21 0.67(0.33–1.40) 0.27
55–64 6 (8.9) 43 (91.9) 1.8(0.66–4.80) 0.30 1.8(0.67–4.80) 0.25
≥ 65 4 (5.9) 64 (94.1) 3.9(1.30–12.20) 0.012 4.2 (1.30–12.9) 0.014