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Logo of nihpaAbout Author manuscriptsSubmit a manuscriptHHS Public Access; Author Manuscript; Accepted for publication in peer reviewed journal;
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. Author manuscript; available in PMC 2013 July 1.
Published in final edited form as:
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2012 July 1; 60(3): 249–259.
doi: 10.1097/QAI.0b013e318258c696

Table 2

Unadjusted Associations of Retention Measures with Sociodemographic and Clinical Variables

Established CareMet Retention Criterion in All Outpatient YearsNo Loss to Follow-up > 12 monthsMet all Three Criteria

N 22,98417,98817,98822,984

Overall 78.3%42.6%65.1%20.4%



Risk Group*

Age at Enrollment

Initial Insurance*
    None/Ryan White77.939.865.418.9

Initial CD4 Cell Count*

Year of First Visit*

First HIV-1 RNA*
    Not suppressed77.243.065.520.4

Note: MSM – Men who have sex with men; IDU – injection drug use; HET – heterosexual transmission.

*p< 0.01 for association with establishing care.
p<0.01 for association with continuous retention.
p<0.01 for association with loss to follow-up.
p<0.01 for association with meeting all three criteria.