Table 5

 Multivariable logistic regression analysis: variables independently associated with hepatitis C virus RNA clearance in untreated patients

VariableRegression coefficientStandard errorp ValueOdds ratio (95% CI)
ALT, alanine aminotransferase.
Age at diagnosis (months)−0.0360.0160.0270.964 (0.934–0.996)
ALT IU/l0.0650.0700.3501.067 (0.931–1.224)
Genotype 2 v 11.1860.9720.2233.272 (0.487–21.983)
Genotype 3 v 11.7410.7690.0245.703 (1.264–25.724)
Genotype 4 v 10.4981.2120.6811.645 (0.153–17.711)
Genotype other v 1−5.29560.4350.9300.005 (0.000–9876543