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Table 6 Cox regression showing Predictors of survival among ART children in Southwest Ethiopia, 2019

From: Malnutrition as predictor of survival from anti-retroviral treatment among children living with HIV/AIDS in Southwest Ethiopia: survival analysis

VariablesOptionsOutcomeCHR with 95% CIAHR with 95% CIP value
DeathOther
AgePer each year increase0.86 (0.75–0.99)  
SexMale10106   
Female31241  
ResidenceRural91251.90 (0.58–6.12)  
Urban41051  
Nutritional statusUnderweight9913.36 (1.03–10.9)3.01 (0.80–11.4)0.104
Well nourished413911 
ART adherenceGood71951  
Fair5294.73 (1.4–14.9)  
Poor164.03 (0.4–32.7)  
Therapeutic foodNo2632.18 (0.48–9.84  
Yes111671  
Eating disorderNo1791  
Yes121512.44 (0.88–6.6)  
OIsNo0.25521  
Yes1317829.8 (0.11–78)  
ART startImmediately28211 
Later on111482.84 (0.63–12.82)4.43 (0.84–23.34)0.079
Baseline HgbPer each 1 g/dl increase in hgb0.78 (0.63–.95)  
AnemiaYes72032.38 (1.38–4.1)1.55 (0.49–4.84)0.453
No62711 
WHO stageWHO stage I117911 
WHO stage II73235.2 (4.3–286)25.1 (2.91–48.0)0.003*
WHO stage III5515.6 (1.8–34)20.7 (2.16–38.3)0.000*
  1. * statistically significant at p value below 0.05 (5%)