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Table 3 Logistic regression of employment versus unemployment

From: The relationship between socio-demographic factors, health status, treatment type, and employment outcome in patients with inflammatory bowel disease in Japan

Variable OR of Employment P value [95% Confidence Interval]
Gender    
 Male (Reference)   
 Female 0.62 0.07 [0.37–1.05]
Age
 One additional age 0.94 0.00 [0.91–0.96]
Final education level
 Compulsory or senior high school (Reference)   
 Vocational School 1.25 0.51 [0.65–2.38]
 Junior college 1.11 0.80 [0.48–2.57]
 4-year or 6-year university 2.21 0.00 [1.29–3.80]
Master’s degree 2.95 0.06 [0.97–8.91]
Type of IBD
 Crohn’s Disease (Reference)   
 Ulcerative Colitis 1.95 0.03 [1.06–3.59]
Time after the diagnosis of IBD
 0–2 years (Reference)   
 3–8 years 1.75 0.12 [0.86–3.56]
 9–15 years 1.02 0.95 [0.50–2.09]
 Longer than 15 years 1.10 0.79 [0.54–2.24]
Comorbidity
 Hyperlipidemia/dyslipidemia 1.31 0.52 [0.58–2.97]
 Hypertension 0.74 0.38 [0.38–1.44]
 Depression 0.29 0.00 [0.14–0.59]
Treatment
 Prescription of biologics 0.51 0.07 [0.25–1.06]
 Experience of surgical treatment 2.44 0.08 [0.90–6.62]
Stage
Interaction
Experienced surgery
 Surgical treatment with biologics (Reference)   
 Surgical treatment without biologics 0.38 0.09 [0.12–1.17]
Constant term 59.44 0.00 [8.51–414.94]
  1. OR, odds ratio