Table 4

Correlates of dementia – multivariable analysis
Positive dementia screen (≤10 on IHDS) IHDS Continuous scale
Adjusted OR 95% CI Adjusted mean difference 95% CI
Gender
  Male REF REF
  Female 1.92 0.92, 3.99 −0.48 −0.75, -0.22
Age
  20–29 REF REF
  30–39 2.05 0.86, 4.89 −0.17 −0.53, 0.19
  40–49 2.43 0.91, 6.49 −0.48 −0.86, -0.11
  50+ 4.20 0.93, 19.02 −0.94 −1.38, -0.51
Marital Status
  Married/co-habitating REF REF
  Previously married 2.56 1.06, 6.18 −0.31 −0.57, -0.06
  Never married 0.73 0.34, 1.56 0.25 −0.07, 0.56
Education
  Primary REF REF
  Greater than primary 0.12 0.06, 0.26 1.1 0.91, 1.38
Depression diagnosis
  Past year 0.49 0.17, 1.41 0.37 −0.04, 0.78
HIV Symptoms
  0 REF REF
  >0 12.16 3.08, 48.05 −0.97 −1.59, -0.35
Village of residence
  Urban REF REF
  Rural 1.22 0.63, 2.36 −0.14 −0.35, 0.08

Abbreviations: CI Confidence interval, IHDS International HIV Dementia Scale, IQR Interquartile range, REF Reference category, SD Standard deviation.

Atashili et al.

Atashili et al. BMC Neurology 2013 13:86   doi:10.1186/1471-2377-13-86

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