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Table 4 Results of multivariate binary logistic regression analysis with referral as dependent variable

From: Referral of patients with depression to mental health care by Dutch general practitioners: an observational study

  Odds ratio* 95% Confidence interval P-value
Age 0.974 0.955 - 0.994 0.010
Stopped two or more antidepressants 1.634 0.706 - 3.784 0.252
Perceived need for (more) psychotherapy/counselling 1.865 1.187 - 2.930 0.007
More than 12 months with depression in past two years 1.713 0.995 - 2.948 0.052
Suicidal ideations past week or suicide attempt ever 1.810 1.098 - 2.985 0.020
  1. Odds ratio for referral in case criterion present, except for criterion age, where odds ratio represents odds for referral with each year increase in age.