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Table 4 Factors associated with weight and length at birth (multivariateanalysis, n = 967)

From: Impact of malaria during pregnancy on pregnancy outcomes in a Ugandan prospectivecohort with intensive malaria screening and prompt treatment

  Weight at birth Length at birth
Newborn gendera −0.01 (−0.07 to 0.04) −0.03 (−0.44 to 0.38)
Maternal ageb 0.05 (−0.02 to 0.12) 0.32 (−0.19 to 0.83)
Education level   
  Primary level 0.06 (−0.03 to 0.15) −0.25 -0.92 0.42
  ≥ Secondary level 0.10 (0.00 to 0.20) −0.05 -0.75 0.65
Rural residency −0.01 (−0.07 to 0.05) −0.54 -0.97 -0.11
Primigravidae −0.12 (−0.19 to −0.05) −0.38 -0.88 0.11
HIV status 0.02 (−0.06 to 0.11) −0.20 -0.82 0.41
>4 follow-up visits 0.45 (−0.01 to 0.92) −2.42 -6.55 1.71
Gestational age at birth (wks) 0.11 (0.09 to 0.12) 0.67 (0.56 to 0.77)
Any peripheral malaria −0.07 (−0.13 to 0.00) 0.17 (−0.30 to 0.64)
  1. a Female versus male; b. by 10 years.