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Table 3 Logistic regression of follow-up status among 980 women referred for treatment

From: Most women diagnosed with cervical cancer by a visual screening program in Tanzania completed treatment: evidence from a retrospective cohort study

  Crude Age-adjusted Age, stage-adj. Final Model*
  OR CI OR CI OR CI OR CI
Occupation         
   Housewife 1   1   1   1  
   Manual 1.11 0.51-2.39 1.16 0.53-2.50 1.04 0.35-3.14 0.96 0.32-2.92
   Skilled/Other 0.46 0.31-0.70 0.58 0.38-0.90 0.47 0.27-0.84 0.51 0.28-0.91
Education         
   None 1   1   1    
   Primary 0.63 0.43-0.93 0.82 0.54-1.24 0.99 0.56-1.75   
   >Primary 0.40 0.22-0.73 0.53 0.29-0.99 0.68 0.30-1.54   
Marital status         
   Married/regular partner 1   1   1    
   Widow/separated/other 1.45 0.99-2.12 1.21 0.81-1.80 1.09 0.63-1.88   
Last menstrual period         
   <12 months ago 1   1   1    
   >12 months ago 1.60 1.11-2.30 1.01 0.63-1.62 1.12 0.60-2.09   
Age         
   Continuous (10 year) 1.31 1.13-1.52    1.31 1.07-1.61 1.19 0.96-1.48
Age at marriage         
   Continuous 0.99 0.95-1.03 1.00 0.96-1.04 1.00 0.94-1.06   
Gravidity         
   Continuous 1.09 1.03-1.16 1.06 0.99-1.13 1.07 0.97-1.17   
Place of residence         
   Dar es Salaam 1   1   1   1  
   Other Region 1.73 1.21-2.47 1.57 1.09-2.27 1.62 0.97-2.70 1.47 0.87-2.48
Screening clinic disease stage         
   Continuous 3.16 2.21-4.52 2.91 2.02-4.18    2.70 1.87-3.89
  1. *Final model adjusted for age, screening clinic disease stage, place of residence, and occupation.