Factors

Mean of optimal adherent group (n=462)

Mean of suboptimal adherent group (n=153)

Unadjusted OR^{1}(95% CI)

Adjusted OR^{2}(95% CI)

P value^{3}


Sideeffects experienced

20.64

27.19

1.02(1.01–1.04)

1.03(1.01–1.04)

<0.001

Chance health locus of control

16.6

18.69

1.06(1.02–1.09)

1.06(1.02–1.09)

0.001

Social related factors
     
Perceived quality of information from HCPs

23.32

22.16

0.91(0.86–0.95)

0.93(0.88–0.99)

0.021

Satisfaction with received support

8.49

7.73

0.88(0.82–0.95)

0.94(0.86–1.02)

0.138

Social connectedness

10.89

9.65

0.90(0.86–0.95)

0.94(0.88–0.99)

0.033


^{1} unadjusted odds ratio of suboptimal adherence is obtained from the univariate analysis; ^{2} adjusted odds ratio is obtained from multivariate analysis (95% confidence interval); ^{3} p values of the adjusted odds ratio.