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Table 2 Uni-and multivariate analysis showing significant influence on immunologic response, here defined as average CD4cell count ≥ 200/μl in Q2, only for the factors TE and baseline CD4 < 50/μl

From: Impaired CD4-cell immune reconstitution upon HIV therapy in patients with toxoplasmic encephalitis compared to patients with pneumocystis pneumonia as AIDS indicating disease

Factor Univariate analysis Multivariate Analysis
  odds ratio p odds ratio p
TE (vs. PCP) 0.576 0.047 0.403 0.033
Age ≥ 40 (vs. < 40) 1.308 0.067 1.582 0.171
Female gender (vs. male) 0.827 0.555 0.931 0.872
MSM (vs. other transmission risk) 1.141 0.29   
HPC (vs. other transmission risk) 0.797 0.614   
PI-based first line ART (vs. other) 0.961 0.708   
NNRTI-based first line ART (vs. other) 0.978 0.941   
ART-initiation before 11/01 (vs. 11/01 and later) 0.821 0.176 0.281 0.816
Baseline VL > 5log10 (vs. ≤ 5log10) 1.148 0.318   
Baseline CD4 < 50/μl (vs. ≥ 50/μl) 0.603 < 0.001 0.926 < 0.001