Volume 27, Number 6—June 2021
Macrolide-Resistant Mycoplasma pneumoniae Infections in Children, Ohio, USA
|OR (95% CI)
|Female sex||1.13 (0.5–2.55)||0.7754|
|Age, y||0.98 (0.9–1.08)||0.7206|
|Underlying condition||4.32 (1.72–10.88)||0.0019|
|Any previous visit||3.73 (1.31–10.62)||0.0138|
|Macrolide resistance||5.34 (1.39–20.55)||0.015|
|Abnormal respiratory examination||5.34 (1.41–20.21)||0.0137|
|Previous treatment with antimicrobial drugs||3.17 (1.38–7.27)||0.0066|
|Previous nonmacrolide antimicrobial drugs||2.81 (1.23–6.42)||0.014|
|Positive viral test||0.79 (0.31–2.01)||0.6127|
|MRMp and positive viral test||2.11 (0.27–16.71)||0.4805|
*Bold type indicates statistical significance. MRMp, macrolide-resistant Mycoplasma pneumoniae; OR, odds ratio.
1Current affiliation: Marshall University, Huntington, West Virginia, USA.
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