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Table 5 Multivariate analysis of factors associated with HIV-1-infection

From: Sex-related differences in markers of immune activation in virologically suppressed HIV-infected patients

ParametersFemaleMaleMultivariate analysis
n(n%)n (n%)OR (95%CI)pvalue (+)
Age (< 45 years)2 (13)5 (33)0.3 (0.1–1.9)0.208
Smokers7 (47)11 (73)0.7 (0.2–2.7)0.629
Years on ART (> 3 years)9 (60)10 (67)0.81 (0.2–2.8)0.752
Years HIV diagnosis (> 3 years)9 (60)10 (67)0.81 (0.2–2.8)0.752
CD4 NADIR
 < 200 cells/mm33 (20)6 (40)0.4 (0.1–1.9)0.239
 200–500 cells/mm33 (20)5 (33)0.5 (0.1–2.6)0.413
 > 500 cells/mm39 (60)4 (27)4.1 (0.9–19.2)0.071
 HCV infection1 (7)2 (13)0.46 (0.1–5.7)0.550
  1. (+)Statistical significance shown if 95% Cl does not include 1
  2. OR odds ratio, 95% CI 95% Confidence level, HCV hepatitis C virus