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Table 2 Results of multivariable analysis of treating family members or relatives

From: Japanese primary care physicians’ experience in treating their family members: a cross-sectional study

  Crude odds ratio P-value 95% CIb Adjusteda
odds ratio
P-value 95%CIb
Clinic-based 2.34 0.002 1.37–4.0 2.30 0.004 1.31–4.04
Woman 0.64 0.091 0.38–1.07 0.74 0.27 0.43–1.27
Age
  < 45 (reference)       
 45–64 3.07 0.000 1.85–5.11 2.93 0.000 1.74–4.93
  ≥ 65 3.89 0.073 0.88–17.14 3.88 0.077 0.86–17.48
Rural 1.02 0.96 0.52–2.01 1.09 0.82 0.53–2.22
Presence of a doctor in physician’s family 0.58 0.027 0.36–0.94 1.54 0.09 0.93–2.53
  1. a We adjusted for gender, age, physician’s geographic location (rural or not rural), and presence of a doctor in their family
  2. b CI Confidence Interval