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Table 2 Relative risk of MTCT of HIV in women with placental malaria

From: Relationship between placenta malaria and mother to child transmission of HIV infection in pregnant women in South East Nigeria

Placental malaria (copies/ml)Infant HIV statusTotalχ2P-valueRR95% CI
 NegativePositive 134< 0.0125%11.42–54.76
> 50000 (0%)24 (100%)24 (100%)    
0–5000144 (96%)6 (4%)150 (100%)    
Total144 (82.8%)30 (17.2%)174 (100%)    
  1. RR relative risk, CI confidence interval