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Table 3 Factors with significant (p ≤0.05) non-adjusted odds ratios (ORs) for recent suicidal thoughts among the resident and specialist physicians

From: A comparison of risk and protective factors related to suicide ideation among residents and specialists in academic medicine

Group Independent variables OR 95% CI p
Residents     
Work related factors Leadership .44 .28-.69 <.001
Regular meetings to discuss demanding experiences at work .55 .31-.97 .040
Organizational culture .52 .32-.84 .007
Health related behaviour Sickness presenteeism 1.46 1.04-2.04 .027
Psychological distress Disengagement at work 5.91 2.53-13.80 <.001
Specialists     
Work related factors Necessary to demonstrate competence 1.22 .83-1.77 .029
Have been subjected to harassment 3.09 1.90-5.03 <.001
Regular meetings to discuss demanding experiences at work .61 .46-82 .001
Organizational culture .76 .60-.98 .031
Health related behaviour Sickness presenteeism 1.47 1.22-1.77 <.001
Psychological distress Disengagement at work 3.54 2.30-5.44 <.001