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Table 2 Logistic regression of factors associated with having an abscess

From: Prevalence and correlates of abscesses among a cohort of injection drug users

Characteristic Odds Ratio 95% C.I. p-value
Gender    
   (Female vs Male) 1.7 (1.4 – 2.4) 0.002
Frequent cocaine use    
   (Yes vs No) 1.5 (1.2 – 2.0) 0.002
Recent incarceration    
   (Yes vs No) 1.7 (1.3 – 2.2) <0.001
Sex trade involvement    
   (Yes vs No) 1.5 (1.1 – 2.1) 0.030
HIV serostatus    
   (Yes vs No) 1.5 (1.2 – 2.0) 0.003