Table 2

The impacts of the p-CagA intensity of H. pylori on the gastric intestinal metaplasia in the 122 selected non-cancer patients by stratified analysis and logistical regression

Odd ratio (95% CI)


Crude: Age < 50 years

1

< 50 years

8.14 (3.49~18.98)

Gender - Male

1

- Female

2.36 (1.12~5.11)

p-CagA - Sparse

1

- Weak

4.38 (1.15~16.72)

- Strong

8.34 (2.21~31.55)

Age and gender adjusted

Sparse p-CagA

1

Weak p-CagA

3.67 (0.93~14.37)

Strong p-CagA

8.44 (2.08~34.12)

Age, gender and disease adjusted

Sparse p-CagA

1

Weak p-CagA

3.93 (0.92~16.94)

Strong p-CagA

10.45 (2.25~48.48)


Chuang et al. BMC Microbiology 2011 11:121   doi:10.1186/1471-2180-11-121

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