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Table 5 Patient-level risk-factors for missed Day 1 dosing of administered anti-malarials based on calendar-day delay among 83 in-patients with an admission malaria diagnosis, Uganda, 2014

From: Quality of care for adult in-patients with malaria in a tertiary hospital in Uganda

Missed Day 1 dosing of anti-malarials by calendar-day, n (%); (N = 83)
Factor Missed Calendar-Day 1 dosing Crude Analysis Adjusted Analysis
  Yes No Total, [% col]a ORb 95% for CIc P-value aORb 95% for CIc P-value
Antiretroviral therapy use
 No 15 (20) 59 (80) 74 [89] 1.0    1.0   
 Yes 5 (56) 4 (44) 9 [11] 4.9 1.17–20.6 0.029 4.9 0.90–26.1 0.066
Malaria microscopy test results available
 No 8 (17) 39 (83) 47 [57] 1.0    1.0   
 Yes 12 (33) 24 (67) 36 [43] 2.4 0.87–6.82 0.090 2.4 0.70–8.40 0.165
Linear on number of working
 Diagnoses 20 63 83 2.6 1.56–4.35  < 0.001 2.6 1.52–4.56 0.001
  1. a% Column
  2. bOR Odds Ratio
  3. cConfidence interval