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Table 5 Bivariate and multivariate logistic regression analysis of Factors Associated with SSI among cesarean deliveries at DGH, 2017. (n = 334)

From: Surgical site infection and associated factors among women underwent cesarean delivery in Debretabor General Hospital, Northwest Ethiopia: hospital based cross sectional study

Variable SSI COR (95% CI) AOR (95% CI) P value
Yes No
Frequency Frequency
Health status based on ASA
 Class I 13 225 Reference   
 Class II 6 42 2.47 (.89, 6.87)   
 Class III 8 40 3.46 (1.35, 8.89)   
Chronic hypertension
 Yes 6 22 3.7 (1.35, 10.12)   
 No 21 285 Reference   
PIH
 Yes 12 45 4.66 (2.05,10.60) 4.75 (1.62, 13.92) 0.000
 No 15 262 Reference   
Labor status
 Yes 25 225 4.56 (1.06, 19.66) 4.53 (.95, 21.57)  
 No 2 82 Reference   
Membrane status
 Ruptured 19 126 3.41 (1.45, 8.04)   
 Intact 8 181 Reference   
Chorioaminitis Frequency Frequency    
 Yes 12 28 7.97 (3,40,18.70) 4.37 (1.53,12.50) 0.000
 No 15 279 Reference   
Skin incision
 Midline 12 31 7.12 (3.06, 16.58) 5.19 (1.87,14.37) 0.000
 Pfannensteil 15 276 Reference   
Skin closure
 Interrupted 7 15 6.81(2.49, 18.61)   
 Sub-cuticular 20 292 Reference   
EBL
  ≤ 500 ml 24 304 Reference   
  > 500 ml 3 3 12.67(2.42,66.18)   
Post OP Hgb
  < 11 mg/dl 15 44 7.47 (3.28, 17.02) 5.28 (1.97, 14.18) 0.000
  ≥ 11 mg/dl 12 263 Reference