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Table 2 Baseline characteristics of study subjects at Zewditu Memorial Hospital, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

From: Immune restoration disease and changes in CD4+ T-cell count in HIV- infected patients during highly active antiretroviral therapy at Zewditu memorial hospital, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Characteristic Patients with IRD (n = 170) Patients without IRD (n = 996) P-value
Age(years),mean ± SD 33.9 ± 7.7 36.4 ± 9.5 0.001
Body weight (kg), mean ± SD 48.5 ± 7.3 50.7 ± 15.5 0.13
CD4+ (cells/μl), mean ± SD 84 ± 57.8 116 ± 69.4 <0.001
WBC(cells/μl),mean ± SD 4246 ± 1948 4814 ± 1729 <0.001
HAART regimens (%)    
   Lamivudine/Stavudine/Efavirenz 31.7 34.4 0.50
   Lamivudine/Stavudine/Nevirapine 27.1 22.7 0.21
   Zidovudine/Lamivudine and Efavirenz 21.8 22.1 0.92
   Zidovudine/Lamivudine/Nevirapine 19.4 20.8 0.68
Marital status (%)    
   Single 28.8 31.9 0.42
   Married 47.0 49.1 0.62
   Divorced 11.8 9.2 0.30
   Widowed 12.4 9.7 0.30
Gender (%)    
   Male 49.4 43.9 0.18
   Female 50.6 56.1  
Site of TB (%)    
   PTB 29.4 33.7 0.27
   EPTB 52.4 5.8 <0.001
   DTB 4.7 3.9 0.63