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Table 2 Demographic/clinical characteristics associated with EPTB as determined by multivariable log binomial regression analysis of 736 TB cases diagnosed at Kality Federal Prison, Ethiopia, during 2009–2017

From: Patient characteristics associated with different types of prison TB: an epidemiological analysis of 921 TB cases diagnosed at an Ethiopian prison

Characteristics EPTB
Adj. PR 95% (CI) P valuea
Age    
 18–24 1.74 (0.97, 3.13) 0.06
 25–44 1.75 (0.98, 3.12) 0.06
 45–64 Ref Ref  
Previous history of TB    
 Yes 0.42 (0.25, 0.70) < 0.01
 No Ref Ref  
HIV sero-positivity    
 Positive 0.73 (0.55, 0.97) 0.03
 Negative Ref Ref  
  1. Adj. PR adjusted prevalence ratio, CI confidence interval
  2. aP value from Wald Chi Square test