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Table 3 Baseline characteristics associated with control of NCD

From: Treatment outcomes among adults with HIV/non-communicable disease multimorbidity attending integrated care clubs in Cape Town, South Africa

Base line characteristic Controlled NCD N(%) p value
Age category
 < 40 16 (19.8)  
 40–50 38 (46.9)  
 > 50 27 (33.3) 0.974
Sex
 Male 25 (30.9)  
 Female 56 (69.1) 0.072
NCD
 DM only 2 (2.5)  
 HTN only 74 (91.4)  
 HTN and DM 5 (6.2) 0.430
BMI
 < 18.5 0 (0)  
 18.5–< 25 9 (20.9)  
 25–< 30 9 (20.9 0.654
 > 30 25 (58.1)  
WHO stage
 0 25 (30.9)  
 1 21 (25.9)  
 2 26 (32.1)  
 3 3 (3.7)  
 4 6 (7.4) 0.012
CD4 count category
 < 350 35 (61.4)  
 > 350 22 (38.6) 0.404
Duration on ART
 0–5 59 (72.8)  
 6–10 22 (27.2)  
 > 10 0 (0) 0.486
Duration with HIV
 0–5 37 (58.7)  
 6–10 18 (28.6)  
 > 10 8 (12.7) 0.537
Duration with NCD
 0–5 36 (72)  
 6–10 13 (26.0)  
 > 10 1 (2.0) 0.004
Good adherence
 No 4 (4.94)  
 Yes 77 (95.1) 0.204
Facility
 A 33 (40.7)  
 B 48 (59.6) 0.004
  1. Bold p values indicated statitistical significance