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Table 4 Multivariate analysis of the factors associated with immune status (N = 300)

From: Adherence to antiretroviral therapy among HIV infected children measured by caretaker report, medication return, and drug level in Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania

Variables OR (95%CI*) P-value
Nevirapine plasma conc   
<3 μg/ml 2.47(1.15-5.33) 0.021
≥3 μg/ml   
Age of the child   
2-5 years 6.00(2.96-12.17) 0.0001
6-8 5.80(2.60-12.94) 0.0001
9-14 1  
Overall Infections   
Yes 2.00(1.01-3.41) 0.05
No 1  
Duration of ARV   
≤1 year 6.79(2.69-17.16) 0.0001
>1 year 1  
  1. OR- Odd Ratio * Confidence interval.