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Table 2 Multiple logistic regression for factors affecting the successful treatment

From: Variations of care quality for infectious pulmonary tuberculosis in Taiwan: a population based cohort study

   Fullmodel Reduced model@
Variables Reference group β OR (95% CI) β OR (95% CI)
Age   -0.03 0.97 (0.96, 0.98)*** -0.03 0.97 (0.96, 0.98)***
Gender      
   Female Male 0.18 1.19 (0.72, 1.99)   
Physician      
   Pulmonologist Non-pulmonologist 0.54 1.72 (1.07, 2.77)* 0.55 1.74 (1.08, 2.79)*
Institution      
   Chest Specialty Hospital Other healthcare institutions 1.54 4.65 (1.61, 13.46)** 1.52 4.58 (1.58, 13.23)**
Hosmer and Lemeshow   X2 = 7.25   X2 = 8.57  
  1. @ reduced model using forward substitution; * p < 0.05, ** p < 0.01, *** p < 0.001