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Table 5 Factors associated with severity in malaria found in bivariated and multivariated analysis results

From: Factors associated with the severity and complication of patients with malaria hospitalized between 2009 and 2013 in three municipalities of Colombia, case control study

Variable OR Confidence interval Adjusted OR Confidence interval
Remitted 3.79 1.75 8.21   
Chills 3.44 1.14 10.42    
Dark urine 3.49 1.02 11.95    
Platelet count <100,000 11.83 3.53 39.59 9.41 2.52 35.08
Clinical jaundice 4 1.72 9.24 3.85 1.43 10.34
Co-morbidities 1.93 0.87 4.26    
Tachycardia 1.36 0.63 2.91    
Temperature >38.7 °C 0.78 0.37 1.66    
Dehydration 0.75 0.34 1.63    
Signs of respiratory distress 3.23 0.58 17.99    
Haemorrhagic manifestations 8.58 0.98 74.9    
Anaemia 1.47 0.72 2.99    
Creatinine 1.23 0.4 3.77    
AST 1.77 0.28 11.21    
ALT 5.46 0.59 4.94