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Table 4 Demographic/clinical characteristics associated with being HIV positive 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 Being HIV positive P valuea
Adj. PR (95% CI)
Age
 18–24 0.42 (0.28, 0.62) < 0.01
 25–44 1.08 (0.81, 1.44) 0.60
 45–64 Ref Ref  
Previous history of TB
 Yes 1.37 (1.10, 1.71) 0.01
 No Ref Ref  
TB diagnosis
 CD-PTB 1.32 (1.02, 1.72) 0.04
 EPTB 0.91 (0.65, 1.25) 0.55
 MC-PTB Ref Ref  
  1. Adj. PR adjusted prevalence ratio, CI confidence interval, CD-PTB clinically diagnosed pulmonary tuberculosis, MC-PTB microbiologically confirmed PTB
  2. aP value from Wald Chi Square test