Skip to main content

Table 2 Predictors of positive immune response for both serotypes (23F + 6B) using multivariate logistic regression analysis

From: Rituximab and abatacept but not tocilizumab impair antibody response to pneumococcal conjugate vaccine in patients with rheumatoid arthritis

  P-value Odds ratio 95% CI
Sex, male/female 0.269 0.34 0.05, 0.31
Disease duration, years 0.016 0.90 0.82, 0.98
DAS28 0.028 0.53 0.30, 0.93
MTX at vaccination, yes/no 0.044 0.13 0.02, 0.94
Prednisolone at vaccination, mg/week 0.118 0.02 1.00, 1.04
Rituximab at vaccination, yes/no 0.033 0.06 0.01, 0.80
  1. DAS28, 28-joint Disease Activity Score; MTX, methotrexate.