Table 3

Risk factors for tuberculosis, univariate analysis

Unit of comparison

Women

Men


OR (95% CI)

OR (95% CI)


Age (y)*

+10

1.00(0.97, 7.19)

1.00(0.96, 7.13)

Height (cm)

+5

1.06(0.99, 8.41)

1.07(1.02, 8.84)

Weight

-5

1.15(1.10, 11.00)

1.14(1.11, 10.59)

25(OH)D (ng/mL)

-5

0.98(0.92, 6.61)

1.10(1.03, 9.56)

PTH (ng/L)

-15

0.98(0.91, 6.60)

1.11(1.03, 9.81)

Serum calcium

-0.3

1.16(1.09, 11.36)

1.20(1.14, 12.61)

Corticosteroid use

yes

0.96(0.77, 6.35)

1.07(0.83, 8.77)

Alcohol use

yes

1.98(1.25, 96.32)

1.05(0.92, 8.33)

Smoking

yes

1.18(0.61, 12.05)

1.22(1.06, 13.17)


* Cases and controls were matched by age

Ho-Pham et al. BMC Infectious Diseases 2010 10:306   doi:10.1186/1471-2334-10-306

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