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Table 5 Logistic regression on long treatment delay

From: Delayed Treatment of Diagnosed Pulmonary Tuberculosis in Taiwan

Categorical Predictor Odds Ratio (OR) 95% CI for OR LR Test
Gender    P < 0.05
   Male vs. Female 1.23 1.04–1.45  
Age    ns
   Group 1 vs. Group 3 0.48 0.15–1.51  
   Group 2 vs. Group 3 1.01 0.87–1.17  
Treatment Facilities    P < 0.01
   Hospital vs. Clinic 1.28 1.09–1.50  
Year    P < 0.01
   2003 vs. 2002 0.50 0.41–0.62  
   2004 vs. 2002 0.43 0.35–0.53  
   2005 vs. 2002 0.39 0.32–0.48  
  1. Note: Age group 1 represents young people less than 20 y/o, group 2 adults between 21–64 y/o, and group 3 the aged over 65 y/o.