Table 3

Unadjusted analysis of mortality according to adherence and other characteristics among 897 patients in TASO Kampala, Uganda

Variable

Total Deaths

Total Patient-years (Death rate/100 Patient-years)

HR

95% CI


Overall

164

1343.4 (12.2)

-

10.5–14.2

Sex

Male

34

333.6 (10.2)

1.0

Female

130

1009.8 (12.9)

1.26

0.86–1.83

Age in years

Less than 35

56

462.4 (12.1)

1.0

35 or more

108

881.0 (12.3)

1.04

0.75–1.44

Education

None

45

224.1 (20.1)

1.0

Educated

119

1119.3 (10.6)

0.52

0.37–0.73

Religion

Catholic

55

408.6 (13.5)

1.0

Protestant

63

543.2 (11.6)

0.88

0.61–1.26

Pentecostal

29

216.5 (13.4)

1.01

0.65–1.59

Orthodox

9

82.3 (10.9)

0.82

0.40–1.65

Muslim

8

82.6 (9.7)

0.78

0.37–1.63

Other

0

10.6 (0.0)

-

-

Married

Never

5

46.7 (10.7)

1.0

Ever

159

1296.7 (12.3)

1.20

0.49–2.93

CD4 count

Less than 50

86

306.7 (28.0)

1.0

50 or more

78

1036.6 (7.5)

0.29

0.21–0.39

Adherence

Non adherence

94

226.0 (42.5)

1.0

Adherence

68

1117.3 (6.1)

0.11

0.08–0.16


Abaasa et al. BMC Health Services Research 2008 8:241   doi:10.1186/1472-6963-8-241

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