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Table 4 Characteristics associated with preferred PrEP formulation versus the rest formulations among Chinese MSM, 2017 (N = 965)

From: Prepared for PrEP: preferences for HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis among Chinese men who have sex with men in an online national survey

 Injectable PrEP
OR (95%CIf)aORa (95%CIf)
Disclosed to medical provider
 NoRefRef
 Yes1.26 (0.99, 1.67)1.26 (0.96, 1.64)
Ever heard about PrEP
 NoRefRef
 Yes1.54 (1.10, 2.14)*1.55 (1.11, 2.17)*
Partner seeking onlineb
 NoRefRef
 Yes0.86 (0.63, 1.16)0.86 (0.63, 1.17)
Multiple sexual partnersc
 NoRefRef
 Yes1.04 (0.80, 1.37)1.02 (0.78, 1.35)
Condomless sexc
 NoRefRef
 Yes0.81 (0.62, 1.05)0.81 (0.62, 1.06)
Role during anal sexc
 BothRefRef
 Insertive0.84 (0.59, 1.19)0.82 (0.58, 1.17)
 Receptive0.60 (0.43, 0.84)*0.61 (0.43, 0.85)*
Multiple HIV testsb, d
 NoRefRef
 Yes1.38 (1.05, 1.80)*1.36 (1.04, 1.78)*
Community engagement in sexual healthe
 NoRefRef
 Minimal1.43 (0.82, 2.49)1.46 (0.83, 2.55)
 Moderate1.21 (0.78, 1.87)1.20 (0.78, 1.87)
 Substantial1.48 (0.94, 2.32)1.46 (0.93, 2.29)
  1. Other PrEP formulations include oral PrEP and rectal microbicides. Bold refers to associations that have a 95% CI that does not include 1
  2. Logistic regressions adjusted variables include age, education, and annual income
  3. aAdjusted variables included age, education, and annual income
  4. bin the last 12 months
  5. cin the last 3 months
  6. dtwo or more HIV tests
  7. eN = 950
  8. fConfidence interval
  9. *p < 0.05