Table 2

Significant predictors of CSF WBC > 5/ul

Adjusted OR (95% CI)

P-value


No current use of antiretroviral medications

5.9 (1.8–18.6)

0.003

Peripheral blood CD4+ T cells > 200/ul

23.4 (3.1–177.3)

0.002

Detectable plasma HIV RNA

3.3 (1.1–9.4)

0.03


Detectable, > 50 copies/ml

Odds ratios are adjusted for the presence of the other two risk factors.

Marra et al. BMC Infectious Diseases 2007 7:37   doi:10.1186/1471-2334-7-37

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