TABLE 1.

Bivariable Analysis of the Risk Factors for Candidemia

VariableReferentOR95% CIP Value
RaceBlackReferent
Other*0.83(0.62–1.13).24
White0.61(0.47–0.80)<.001
GenderFemaleReferent
Male1.03(0.83–1.27).82
Gestational age≥28 wkReferent
25–27 wk2.19(1.62–2.95)<.001
<25 wk5.29(3.97–7.03)<.001
ThrombocytopenicPlatelet count ≥150Referent
Platelet count <1504.58(3.47–6.06)<.001
Enteral feedingNoReferent
Yes0.70(0.54–0.90).006
Central vascular accessNoReferent
Yes1.07(0.84–1.36).56
Mechanical ventilationNoReferent
Yes1.76(1.42–2.19)<.001
VancomycinNoReferent
Yes1.30(1.02–1.64).03
CephalosporinNoReferent
Yes1.98(1.59–2.46)<.001
SteroidsNoReferent
Yes1.72(1.28–2.31)<.001
IntralipidsNoReferent
Yes1.33(1.07–1.67).01