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Volume 9, Number 1—January 2003

Research

Seasonal Dynamics of Anaplasma phagocytophila in a Rodent-Tick (Ixodes trianguliceps) System, United Kingdom

Kevin J. Bown*Comments to Author , Michael Begon*, Malcolm Bennett*, Zerai Woldehiwet*, and Nicholas H. Ogden*
Author affiliations: *University of Liverpool, Liverpool, United Kingdom

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Table 4

Relationships between individual variables and polymerase chain reaction result of rodent blood samples in the most parsimonious, minimal multivariable logistic regression modela

Variable Coefficient (SE) z p value Odds ratio 95% CI
Bank voles vs. wood mice
1.894 (0.468)
4.047
<0.001
6.65
2.66 to 16.64
Carried a nymphal tick
1.239 (0.556)
2.228
0.03
3.45
1.16 to 10.28
Carried an adult tick 2.369 (0.735) 3.224 0.001 10.69 2.53 to 45.09

aSE, standard error; CI, confidence interval.

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