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Table 4 Multiple logistic regression for factors affecting the fatality rate

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

   Full model Reduced model@
Variables Reference group β OR (95% CI) β OR (95% CI)
Age   0.06 1.06 (1.04, 1.08)*** 0.06 1.06 (1.04, 1.08)***
Gender      
   Female Male -0.12 0.89 (0.51, 1.55)   
Physician      
   Pulmonologist Non-pulmonologist -0.36 0.70 (0.42, 1.162)   
Institution      
   Chest Specialty Hospital Other healthcare institutions -1.54 0.21 (0.06, 0.73)* -1.63 0.20 (0.06, 0.66)**
Hosmer and Lemeshow   X2 = 7.25   X2 = 4.40  
  1. @ reduced model using forward substitution; * p < 0.05, ** p < 0.01, *** p < 0.001