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Table 3 Final model of predictors of P. falciparum infection, stratified by participant age using a generalized linear mixed model

From: Net age, but not integrity, may be associated with decreased protection against Plasmodium falciparum infection in southern Malawi

  6 months–5 years 5+ years
aOR (95% CI)a aOR (95% CI)
ITN integrity
 Good/fair REF REF
 Poor/bad 1.10 (0.78, 1.55) 1.06 (0.90, 1.25)
ITN age
 < 2 years REF REF
 2+ years 1.50 (1.07, 2.08) 0.80 (0.68, 0.92)
Number sharing the net
 1 or 2 REF REF
 3 1.25 (0.83, 1.89) 1.22 (1.06, 1.41)
 4+ 1.25 (0.80, 1.95) 1.10 (0.91, 1.33)
  1. Adjusted for sex, community infection prevalence, and eaves. Model adjusted for clustering at the community level
  2. aAdjusted odds ratio