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Table 4 Effects of disease severity and bacterial counts on the transmission rate of A. pleuropneumoniae 1536

From: Association between transmission rate and disease severity for Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae infection in pigs

Model Intercept Log10(CFUs + 1) Tonsil Log10(CFUs + 1) Nasal AvgCS AICc
1 −2.3 (−3.3; -1.5) X X X 28.10
2 −4.0 (−7.8; -1.9) 0.35 (−0.04; 0.93) X X 27.39
3 −3.9 (−7.7; -2.0) X 0.44 (−0.01; 1.17) X 26.76
4 −2.1 (−4.0; -0.6) X X −0.22 (−2.19; 1.40) 30.27
5 −4.1 (−8.0; -2.0) 0.11 (−0.44; 0.91) 0.34 (−0.36; 1.27) X 29.01
6 −4.8 (−11.3; -1.6) 0.82 (0.10; 2.24) X −1.95 (−5.08; 0.16) 26.93
7 −4.3 (−11.5; -1.4) X 1.07 (0.25; 3.06) −2.48 (−5.80; -0.16) 24. 69
8 −5.0 (−12.6; -1.5) 0.31 (−0.21; 1.67) 0.88 (−0.10; 2.92) −2.67 (−5.95; -0.30) 26.60
  1. Model evaluation for estimation of the effects on the transmission rate, using a Generalized Linear Model with complementary log-log link. Effect estimators are given with the 95% confidence interval.