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Table 5 Significant independent variables in the two logistic regression models

From: Comparing patient care seeking pathways in three models of hospital and TB programme collaboration in China

Dependent variables Independent variables in the equation Odds ratio (95% CI) P value
Treatment delay Group (comparing with the integrated model)   0.094
  - The specialist model 4.25 (1.12-16.17) 0.034
  - The dispensary model 3.41 (.98-11.78) 0.053
  Hospitalization 9.74 (4.15-22.83) <0.001
  Visited the general or TB special hospital 5.23 (1.06-25.91) 0.043
Medical expenditure Group (comparing with the integrated model)   0.026
  - The specialist model 2.75 (0.97-8.17) 0.038
  Number of health providers visited 5.38 (2.58-11.23) <0.001
  Hospitalization 21.52 (6.04-76.70) <0.001
  Treatment delay 5.42 (1.72-17.06) 0.004