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Table 4 Maternal pre-delivery and infant predictors of cord hemoglobin concentration and malaria parasitemia of infants of HIV-negative mothers

From: Predictors of fetal anemia and cord blood malaria parasitemia among newborns of HIV-positive mothers

   95% CI for predicting fetal cord Hb, g/dl  
  Coefficients, β Lower bound Upper bound P value
Hemoglobin .058 -.080 .330 .232
Sex of child -.043 -.761 .288 .375
Gestational age -.136 -.309 -.054 .005
Malaria infection status .013 -.672 .892 .782
   95 % CI for predicting fetal cord malaria parasitemia P value
  Odds ratio Lower Upper  
Malaria Status 3.808 1.916 7.571 <0.001
Sex 1.008 .984 1.033 .497
Maternal anemia 1.035 .566 1.892 .910
Nine of more years of education .863 .418 1.778 .689