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Table 4 Multivariate regression model of variables associated with knowledge score

From: Health literacy in patients with chronic hepatitis B attending a tertiary hospital in Melbourne: a questionnaire based survey

Socio-demographic characteristics Coefficient 95% confidence interval P -value
Know both family and friends diagnosed with HBV -3.26 -6.96-0.42 0.081
English literate 0.96 -0.32-2.24 0.14
Know family member diagnosed with HBV 1.54 0.40-23.68 0.009**
Having seen the doctor before 1.91 0.78-3.047 0.002**
  1. R2 = 0.42 (i.e. 42% of the variability seen within the knowledge score is explained by this model).
  2. **Significant at ≤ 0.05.