TABLE 3

Odds ratio of transmission of RGNB to HCW gloves or gowns, accounting for use or nonuse of antibiotics by nursing home resident

Antibiotic use at enrollmentTransmission toa:
GlovesGowns
ORP valueORP value
Any2.510.0210.15<0.01
Topical2.820.023.410.07
Systemic1.540.427.89<0.01
  • a Odds of transmission given antibiotic use at enrollment divided by odds given no antibiotic use, calculated using GEE to account for the correlation of repeated measurements obtained from a given resident.