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Table 4 Logistic regression analysis of sociodemographic and clinical parameters

From: Lung functions among patients with pulmonary tuberculosis in Dar es Salaam – a cross-sectional study

Characteristic (n = 501) Comparison OR 95 % CI P Adj OR 95 % CI P
Age >40 years ≤40 years 1.921 1.224–3.014 0.005 1.740 1.080–2.804 0.023
Male Female 1.867 1.24 -2.797 0.002 1.713 1.123–2.614 0.013
Any Formal Education No Formal 0.899 0.944–8.087 0.736 - - -
MMRC score 3–5 MMRC ≤2 2.074 1.147 -3.752 0.016 1.786 0.962–3.316 0.066
Ever Smoker Never smoker 1.453 0.918–2.300 0.111 - - -
Smear Positive TB Smear Negative 0.866 0.579–1.296 0.484 - - -
Smear Positive at 2 months Smear negative at 2 months 0.876 .366–2.096 0.766 - - -
TB recurrence (Any recurrence) 1st episode 3.361 1.568–7.206 0.002 2.789 1.274–6.106 0.010
Duration to Diagnosis >1 month ≤1 months 0.869 0.582–1.297 0.492 - - -
HIV Negative HIV Positive 1.648 1.082–2.510 0.020 1.651 1.055–2.583 0.028
CD4 count >350 <350 0.362 0.124–1.059 0.064 - - -
  1. MMRC Score Modified Medical Research Council Dyspnea Score, Adj Adjusted