Skip to main content

Table 3 Multivariable competing risk regression analysis for predictors of LTFU among HIV-positive Adults at Pawi General Hospital, northwest Ethiopia, Jan 1, 2012–Dec 30, 2016

From: Incidence and predictors of loss to follow up among HIV-infected adults at Pawi General Hospital, northwest Ethiopia: competing risk regression model

Variable Survival status cSHR [95% CI] aSHR [95% CI]
Lost (N = 136) Death (N = 25) Censored (N = 441)
Age (years)
 15–28 49 6 134 1 1
 29–34 34 9 117 0.72 [0.47–1.11] 0.76 (0.50–1.16)
 35–45 41 5 124 0.86 [0.57–1.3] 0.85 (0.56–1.29)
 > 45 12 5 66 0.47 (0.25–0.89) 0.44 (0.24–0.83)
Sex
 Female 63 12 262 1 1
 Male 73 13 179 1.60 (1.14–2.23) 1.40 (0.99–1.99)
Nutritional status
 Normal 69 10 268 1 1
 Malnourished 67 15 173 1.38 (0.99–1.93) 0.73 (0.52–1.02)
WHO clinical stage
 Stage (I/II) 36 5 186 1 1
 Stage III 79 13 232 1.55 (1.05–2.29) 1.34 (0.92–1.95)
 Stage IV 21 7 23 2.77 (1.62–4.76) 2.09 (1.19–3.67)
Functional status
 Asymptomatic 85 6 353 1 1
 Symptomatic 51 19 88 1.63 (1.16–2.29) 1.03 (0.72–1.45)
Isoniazid
 Not received 115 20 125 1 1
 Received 21 5 316 0.11 (0.07–0.17) 0.11 (0.07–0.18)
CPT
 Not received 46 12 126 1 1
 Received 90 13 315 0.79 (0.56–1.12) 0.84 (0.59–1.20)
Opportunistic infection
 No 93 13 363 1 1
 Yes 43 12 77 1.58 (1.12–2.23) 0.91 (0.63–1.30)