Table 3 Multivariate logistic analysis of risk factors for encephalopathy, UK and Ireland, 2003–5
VariableOdds ratioConfidence intervalp Value
Female sex0.370.06 to 2.210.27
Black/black British19.02.5 to 144.70.004
Infection9.00.38 to 210.00.17
Glucose 6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency28.22.6 to 307.70.006
  • All odds ratios were mutually adjusted for the other variables in the table.