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Table 2 Factors associated with malaria at the time of first antenatal visit

From: The prevalence of malaria at first antenatal visit in Blantyre, Malawi declined following a universal bed net campaign

  Malaria infection Clinical malaria
OR (95 % CI) p value OR (95 % CI) p value
Season 0.9 (0.7–1.2) 0.46 0.5 (0.3–0.9) 0.02
Maternal agea 1.0 (0.9–1.0) 0.36 0.9 (0.8–1.0) 0.22
Gestational age 0.96 (0.92–0.996) 0.03 1.0 (0.9–1.1) 0.62
Graviditya 1.2 (0.8–1.8) 0.38 0.8 (0.4–1.7) 0.64
Bed net use 0.8 (0.6–1.1) 0.23 0.7 (0.4–1.2) 0.19
Year 0.8 (0.7–0.9) <0.0001 0.7 (0.6–0.8) 0.001
  1. aData only available for 2009–2010