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Table 3 Multivariate analysis of risk factors

From: Risk factors for acquisition of carbapenem resistant Enterobacteriaceae in an acute tertiary care hospital in Singapore

Risk factor (Multivariable model) Adjusted Odds Ratio
[95 % Confidence Interval]
(Sig)
Exposure to antibiotics penicillin 4.640 [1.529–14.079] (0.007)*
Exposure to antibiotics glycopeptides 5.162 [1.377–19.346] (0.015)**
Presence of central line device 3.117 [1.167–8.330] (0.023)**
  1. *p < 0.01; **p < 0.05 (Significance of association; 2-tailed)