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Table 3 Results of the logistic regression analysis with infectious agents as dependent variables according to breast-feed, Rota-vaccine, and sanitary water

From: Prevalence, risk factors and seasonal variations of different Enteropathogens in Lebanese hospitalized children with acute gastroenteritis

Independent variables Unidentified group I rotavirus group II E. histolytica group III adenovirus group IV Mixed group V
OR 95% CI OR 95% CI OR 95% CI OR 95% CI OR 95% CI
Breast-feed* 0.866 0.606- 1.013 0.608- 1.668 1.089- 0.592 0.295- 0.655 0.331-
p-value 0.431 1.238 0.959 1.688 0.019 2.555 0.139 1.185 0.223 1.294
Rotavirus vaccine* 1.224 0.875- 0.377 0.229- 1.114 0.765- 3.505 1.500- 0.558 0.283-
p-value 0.238 1.712 0.000 0.621 0.573 1.624 0.004 8.191 0.092 1.100
Sanitary water* 0.930 0.643- 1.500 0.830- 0.988 0.654- 0.574 0.286- 1.400 0.603-
p-value 0.700 1.346 0.180 2.710 0.955 1.92 0.119 1.153 0.433 3.249
  1. *Reference groups: Breast-feed (Yes), Rota-vaccine (Yes), and Sanitary water (Yes); significant p-values are made bold