Table 3

Disease specific standardized mortality ratios for HCV serological groups vs. BC population
SNR (n=342,325) MNR (n=73,476) REAC (n=27,812) SERO (n=2,408) All HCV +ve (n=30,220)
ICD-10 Cause of death SMR (95% CI) SMR (95% CI) SMR (95% CI) SMR (95% CI) SMR (95% CI)
A00-B99 Infection 1.57 (1.38 - 1.78) 4.36 (3.55 - 5.30) 31.51 (29.08 - 34.09) 32.09 (19.32 - 50.05) 31.53 (29.14 - 34.07)
C00-D48 Neoplasms 1.35 (1.31 - 1.40) 1.72 (1.59 - 1.87) 2.35 (2.14 - 2.59) 1.98 (0.73 - 4.31) 2.35 (2.13 - 2.58)
D50-D89 Blood/immune 1.82 (1.33 - 2.43) 5.18 (2.83 - 8.71) 7.91 (4.09 - 13.84) 36.40 (0.92 - 202.75) 8.41 (4.48 - 14.39)
E00-E90 Endocrine 1.82 (1.67 - 1.97) 5.29 (4.58 - 6.07) 2.07 (1.48 - 2.82) 3.21 (0.08 - 17.87) 2.09 (1.50 - 2.83)
F00-F99 Mental and behavioural 1.16 (1.02 - 1.31) 2.61 (1.99 - 3.37) 6.79 (5.43 - 8.37) 16.01 (4.35 - 40.98) 6.96 (5.60 - 8.55)
G00-G99 Nervous system 1.05 (0.95 - 1.17) 1.49 (1.11 - 1.95) 1.78 (1.21 - 2.53) 6.96 (0.84 - 25.11) 1.87 (1.29 - 2.62)
I00-I99 Circulatory system 1.42 (1.38 - 1.46) 2.22 (2.06 - 2.40) 2.21 (1.98 - 2.45) 6.04 (3.01 - 10.81) 2.25 (2.03 - 2.50)
J00-J99 Respiratory system 1.29 (1.22 - 1.37) 1.70 (1.44 - 1.99) 2.96 (2.46 - 3.53) 5.36 (0.65 - 19.36) 2.98 (2.48 - 3.55)
K00-K93 Digestive system 2.36 (2.20 - 2.53) 7.40 (6.60 - 8.27) 7.97 (6.91 - 9.14) 10.26 (3.33 - 23.92) 8.01 (6.96 - 9.17)
N00-N99 Genitourinary system 1.95 (1.74 - 2.17) 10.47 (8.96 - 12.16) 4.54 (3.14 - 6.34) 12.21 (0.31 - 68.02) 4.62 (3.22 - 6.42)
R00-R99 Other 0.92 (0.68 - 1.22) 3.48 (2.25 - 5.15) 7.43 (5.15 - 10.39) 21.58 (5.87 - 55.24) 7.99 (5.65 - 10.96)
V01-Y98 External 1.44 (1.34 - 1.54) 2.64 (2.34 - 2.98) 8.58 (7.96 - 9.22) 15.25 (11.72 - 19.51) 8.88 (8.28 - 9.52)

Data sources: BCCDC Public Health Microbiology and Reference Laboratory, BC Ministry of Health Services, and BC Vital Statistics Agency.

SNR=single non-reactive; MNR=multiple non-reactive; REAC=reactive at first test; SERO=seroconverter; SMR=standardized mortality ratio.

Yu et al.

Yu et al. BMC Public Health 2013 13:291   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-291

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