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Table 6 Prognostic factors of unfavorable outcome at end of study among cured cases (n = 278) †

From: Predictors of pulmonary tuberculosis treatment outcomes in South Korea: a prospective cohort study, 2005-2012

  Adjusted HR‡ 95% CI
Age   
 20-34 1  
 35-49 1.38 0.48-3.98
 ≥50 3.11* 1.17-8.26
Gender   
 Female 1  
 Male 1.14 0.44-2.95
Body Mass Index   
 <18.5 1  
 ≥18.5 0.49* 0.25-0.95
  1. *p <0.05.
  2. †Among cases who had full information at the end of study, cured cases (n = 241) were compared with death (n = 20) and relapse (n = 17) cases.
  3. ‡Multivariate model includes age, gender and all significant factors from the univariate model (omitted in this paper).
  4. TI: Treatment interruption, DS: Drug susceptible, Mono/poly/Rif-R: mono or poly-drug resistance that is not matched with the definition of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis; MDR: multidrug-resistant tuberculosis.