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Table 3 Predictor of multi-drug resistant tuberculosis among

From: Predictor of multidrug resistant tuberculosis in southwestern part of Ethiopia: a case control study

Category Variables Cases
n (%)
Controls
n (%)
COR (95% CI) AOR (95% CI) P-value
Sex Male 36 (61) 35 (48) 1.7 (0.8–3.4) 2.4 (0.9–6.7) 0.069
Female 23 (39) 38 (52) 1 1  
Disclosed about infection Yes 25 (42.4) 45 (61.6) 1 1  
No 34 (57.6) 28 (38.4) 2.2 (1.1–4.4) 3.4 (1.2–9.8) 0.021
Sufficient instruction about the drugs Yes 34 (57.6) 62 (84.9) 1 1  
Not 25 (42.4) 11 (15.1) 4.1 (1.8–9.4) 4.7 (1.4–14.6) 0.008
Contact history with MDR-TB patient Yes 35 (59) 15 (21) 5.6 (2.6–12.2) 8.5 (2.9–25.5) < 0.001
No 24 (41) 58 (79) 1 1  
Missed anti-TB drug at least for a day Yes 38 (64) 7 (10) 17.1 (6.6–43.8) 7.9 (2.5–24.9) < 0.001
No 21 (36) 66 (90) 1 1  
Drinking habit Yes 19 (32.2) 6 (8.2) 5.3 (1.9–14.4) 5.1 (1.4–18.7) 0.015
No 40 (67.8) 67 (91.8) 1 1  
Site of infection PTB 57 (96.6) 59 (80.8) 6.7 (1.4–31.1) 6.8 (0.9–52.4) 0.066
  EPTB 2 (3.4) 14 (19.2) 1 1  
  1. PTB pulmonary tuberculosis; EPTB extra pulmonary tuberculosis