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Table 5 Mastitis: Multivariate analysis

From: A descriptive study of mastitis in Australian breastfeeding women: incidence and determinants

  Univariate analysis Multivariate analysis
  Odds Ratio (95% CI) Adjusted Odds Ratio (95% CI) P
Group        
ABFAB (Ref) 1    1    
FBC 1.70 1.05 2.70 1.89 1.16 3.08 0.011
FPH 1.73 1.18 2.53 1.86 1.25 2.76 0.002
Cracked nipple        
No (Ref) 1    1    
Yes 1.92 1.29 2.86 1.71 1.14 2.56 0.010
Pain        
<4 weeks (Ref) 1    1    
≥ 4 weeks 1.73 1.27 2.36 1.58 1.15 2.19 0.005
Pain duration missing     0.61 0.33 1.13 0.113
  1. ABFAB = Attachment to the Breast and Family Attitudes to Breastfeeding trial; FBC = Family Birth Centre group; FPH = Frances Perry House (private hospital) group. Ref = Reference