Volume 16, Number 9—September 2010
Determinants of Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis Clusters, California, USA, 2004–2007
|Strain||OR (95% CI)||p value|
|katG S315T||11.2 (2.2– ∞)||0.004|
|East-Asian lineage||3.1 (0.9–12.2)||0.08|
|Sputum smear–positivity||3.1 (0.9–11.7)||0.07|
|Refugee status||6.0 (1.2–36.2)||0.03|
*MDR TB, multidrug-resistant tuberculosis; OR, odds ratio; CI, confidence interval.
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