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Table 1 Influence of age and ectoparasiticide use on Leishmania positive dogs

From: Serological and entomological survey of canine leishmaniasis in Lampedusa island, Italy

Factor n % Standard Error % 95%CI Chi-square P OR 95%CI
Total 116 65.90 ±7.00 58.9 – 72.9 - - - -
Age         
 < 5 79 44.80 ± 7.3 37.40 - 52.13 1.563 0.2112 0.5906 0.2852 – 1.2228
 > 5 37 21.01 ± 6.02 14.99 – 27.03   
Anti-ectoparasite drugs         
 yes 66 37.50 ± 7.15 30.35 - 44.65 0.017 0.8955 1.0094 0.5381 - 1.8936
 no 50 28.40 ± 6.63 21.77 – 35.03