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Table 5 Association of demographic, clinical and laboratory parameters with serum phosphate levels in the other febrile illness dataset

From: Clinical and laboratory features associated with serum phosphate concentrations in malaria and other febrile illnesses

VariableUnivariable analysisMultivariable analysis
EstimateStd. Errort valuePEstimateStd. Errort valueP
Sex: male− 0.050.052− 0.970.34    
Ethnicity: Asian− 0.0320.13− 0.250.8    
Ethnicity: Caucasian− 0.110.13− 0.880.38    
log10(age (years))    
Temperature (°C)− 0.0810.023− 3.50.00069− 0.0710.023− 3.10.0025
Hemoglobin (g/dL)0.000550.0140.040.97    
log10(White cell count (× 109/L))− 0.170.12− 1.40.16    
log10(Platelet count (× 109/L))0.380.1330.00370.310.122.50.013
Corrected calcium (mmol/L)0.540.2620.045    
Sodium (mmol/L)0.030.00750.40.69    
Potassium (mmol/L)0.150.0662.30.024    
log10(Creatinine mmol/L)− 0.0590.28− 0.210.83    
  1. Variables with a significant association (P < 0.05) in the univariable analysis entered the model selection in the multivariable analysis. Results of are only shown for those variables which were significant in the final multivariable model. Std. Error, standard error. n = 91