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Table 2 Analysis of risk factors for ESBL carriage in univariate analysis

From: Proportion of extended-spectrum ß-lactamase-producing Enterobacteriaceae in community setting in Ngaoundere, Cameroon

  Outpatients   Student volunteers  
Covariate ESBL-positive ESBL-negative P value ESBL-positive ESBL-negative P value
  (n = 48) (n = 160)   (n = 10) (n = 140)  
Age (Mean, SD) 37.6,15.5 36.7,15 0.744 27.2,8.9 24.5,7.1 0.284
Male gender 21 67 0.817 7 92 0.782
Antibiotic use (< 3 months)       
yes/no 11/8 33/40 0.212 1/9 14/123 0.982
Hospitalization (previous year)       
yes/no 4/17 12/74 0.544 0/10 1/139 /