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Table 4 Association of Clinical factors with HIV positive status disclosure of PLWHA on follows up in Jimma University Specialized hospital in ART clinic, southwest Ethiopia, 2014

From: HIV positive sero-status disclosure and its determinants among people living with HIV /AIDS following ART clinic in Jimma University Specialized Hospital, Southwest Ethiopia: a facility- based cross-sectional study

Independent Variables Alternatives HIV status disclosure COR [95% C.I] P- Value AOR [95% C.I]
Yes No COR AOR
Perform any physical exercise Yes 67 148 1.00    1.00
No 65 71 2.022(1.298–3.150) .002 .014 1.922(1.142–3.235)
CD4 count when ART started < 250 cell/ml 82 91 2.192(1.410–3.409) .000 .138 1.509(0.876–2.600)
≥ 250 cell/ml 51 127 1.00    1.00
CD4 count currently < 250 cell/ml 12 61 1.060(.657–1.711) .811   
≥ 250 cell/ml 82 196 1.00    
WHO stage at start Stage I-II 119 167 2.850(1.486–5.469) .002 .007 2.766(1.321–5.791)
Stage III-IV 13 52 1.00    1.00
Current WHO stage of HIV Stage I-II 107 178 0.986(.568–1.712) .960   
Stage III-IV 25 41 1.00    
General health condition Good 82 165 1.00    1.00
Poor 50 54 1.863 (1.168–2.972) .009 .048 1.741(1.005–3.017)
How long they stayed on treatment < 2 years 39 104 1.00    1.00
≥ 2 years 93 115 2.157(1.364–3.411) .001 .015 1.941(1.136–3.316)
They healthy as any body Yes 99 158 1.00    1.00
No 33 61 1.601(1.166–2.198) .004 .600 1.185(0.628–2.237)
Have comorbidity conditions Yes 75 62 3.332(2.119–5.240) .000 .001 2.500(1.483–4.214)
No 57 157 1.00    1.00
Have any Clinical symptoms for HIV Yes 103 104 3.927(2.406–6.411) .000 .000 2.980(1.724–5.152)
No 29 115 1.00    1.00
Felt their health is excellent Yes 86 166 1.00    1.00
No 46 53 1.675(1.044–2.689) .033 .853 0.945(0.520–1.717)
Felt sick earlier than other people Yes 89 156 0.836(.524–1.333) .452   
No 43 63 1.00    
Compared to last year how they rate your health Better now than a year 89 184 1.00    1.00
Worse now than a year 43 35 2.540(1.521–4.242) .000 .087 1.698(0.926–3.113)
Bathing and dressing Not limited 82 155 1.00    
Limited 50 64 1.477(.935–2.331) .094 .313 1.537(0.666–3.546)
Physical domain of quality of life Low 59 77 1.490(.959–2.317) .076 .000 3.833(2.008–7.315)
High 73 142 1.00    1.00
Psychological domain Low 91 147 0.920(.578–1.46) .724   
High 41 72 1.00    
Quality of life of HIV/AIDS patients Low 70 67 2.634(1.687–4.111) .000 .000 4.349(2.301–8.219)
High 62 152 1.00    1.00