Table 6

Analysis of proportions for exposure comparison of hepatitis C and HBsAg positive subjects with general population controls

Exposure variableHCV odds ratio (95% CI)HBsAg positive odds ratio (95% CI)
HCV, hepatitis C virus; HBsAg, hepatitis B surface antigen.
Anxiolytic exposure 8.76 (6.70–12.01)3.03 (1.32–6.96)
Codeine preparations 3.49 (2.19–5.71)0.74 (0.34–1.62)
Methadone treatment50.5 (16.1–159.1)
Temazepam exposure 2.62 (1.53–4.50)3.99 (1.76–9.06)
Hospitalisation 2.74 (2.10–3.58)1.13 (0.78–1.67)