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Table 2 Propensity score-adjusted differences in HRQOL and OR of non-adherence with regard to AUD in HIV/AIDS patients

From: Associations between alcohol use disorders and adherence to antiretroviral treatment and quality of life amongst people living with HIV/AIDS

  All Drug users (n = 468) Non- drug users (n = 548)
  Coef. 95% CI Effect size Coef. 95% CI Effect size Coef. 95% CI Effect size
1. HRQOL outcomes          
At-risk drinking vs. None          
Performance -0.92*** (-1.24; -0.61) -0.40 -0.80*** (-1.24; -0.36) -0.35 -1.07*** (-1.52; -0.61) -0.46
Physical -0.97*** (-1.40; -0.54) -0.31 -0.98*** (-1.55; -0.40) -0.33 -0.97*** (-1.60; -0.33) -0.31
Morbidity -0.08 (-0.58; 0.41) -0.02 0.09 (-0.60; 0.79) -0.03 -0.26 (-0.97; 0.44) -0.07
Social -0.99*** (-1.45; -0.52) -0.30 -1.04*** (-1.68; -0.39) -0.31 -0.97*** (-1.64; -0.29) -0.29
Spirituality -1.34*** (-1.74; -0.94) -0.46 -1.04*** (-1.56; -0.52) -0.38 -1.68*** (-2.29; -1.07) -0.55
Environment -1.41*** (-1.81; -1.02) -0.50 -1.70*** (-2.24; -1.16) -0.60 -1.14*** (-1.71; -0.56) -0.40
Binge drinking vs. None          
Performance -0.04 (-0.40; 0.33) -0.02 0.16 (-0.32; 0.65) 0.07 -0.25 (-0.82; 0.31) -0.11
Physical 0.26 (-0.23; 0.76) 0.08 0.25 (-0.39; 0.89) 0.08 0.45 (-0.34; 1.25) 0.14
Morbidity 0.32 (-0.26; 0.89) 0.09 0.39 (-0.37; 1.14) 0.11 0.16 (-0.73; 1.06) 0.05
Social 0.66** (0.12; 1.20) 0.20 0.48 (-0.23; 1.19) 0.15 0.88** (0.04; 1.72) 0.26
Spirituality 0.11 (-0.36; 0.58) 0.04 0.16 (-0.40; 0.73) 0.06 -0.02 (-0.80; 0.76) -0.01
Environment 0.23 (-0.24; 0.69) 0.08 0.11 (-0.51; 0.73) 0.04 0.46 (-0.27; 1.18) 0.16
  OR 95% CI   OR 95% CI   OR 95% CI  
2. ART non-adherence          
At-risk drinking vs. None 2.06*** (1.48; 2.85)   1.86*** (1.18; 2.95)   2.28*** (1.43; 3.62)  
Binge drinking vs. None 1.97*** (1.37; 2.82)   1.57* (0.96; 2.56)   2.69*** (1.55; 4.67)  
  1. ***p < 0.01, **p < 0.05, *p < 0.1.