Volume 2, Number 2—April 1996
Nosocomial Transmission of Multidrug-Resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis in Spain
|Variable||Case patients (%) n = 18||Control patients (%) n = 17||OR (95% CI)a|
|Mean age (yr)||34.4||35.2||p = 0.30b|
|Male sex||13 (72.2)||14 (82.3)||1.8 (0.3-12.1)|
|IVDU||11 (61.1)||11 (64.7)||1.2 (0.2-6.7)|
|Interval HIV to TB diagnosis in days||1403||1293||p = 0.79b|
|CD4 lymphocyte count, median||112.9||199.5||p = 0.30b|
a OR (95% CI) = odds ratio (95% confidence intervals); Fisher’s Exact Test.
b p value for analysis of variance (ANOVA). IVDU = intravenous drug user.
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