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Table 3 Cox model for predictors of seizure recurrence within 12 hours after initial control

From: Predictors of anti-convulsant treatment failure in children presenting with malaria and prolonged seizures in Kampala, Uganda

Characteristic Hazard ratio 95% CI p-value
Focal seizure 2.86 1.49–5.49 0.002
Number of seizures prior to treatment: ≥ 3 2.45 1.42–4.23 0.001
Cerebral malaria 3.32 1.94–5.66 < 0.001
Recent use of diazepam 2.43 1.19–4.95 0.01
Treatment with diazepam vs. midazolam 1.96 1.16–3.33 0.01