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Table 3 Multivariable logistic regression model of factors associated with Adherence to ART

From: Adherence to antiretroviral treatment and associated factors among people living with HIV and AIDS in CHITWAN, Nepal

Characteristics Unadjusted OR Adjusted OR p Value
Sex
 Female 2.548 (1.143–5.679) 10.550 (1.854–60.046) 0.008
 Male 1 1  
Marital Status
 Widowed 3.687 (1.068–12.733) 2.989 (0.191–46.656) 0.435
 Others 1.406 (0.302–6.550) 1.301 (0.196–8.644) 0.785
 Married 1   
Family type
 Nuclear 1.990 (0.903–4.986) 4.877 (1.246–19.079) 0.023
 Joint 1 1  
Alcohol Habit
 No 2.695 (1.150–6.317) 5.842 (1.294–26.383) 0.022
 Yes 1 1  
Smoking habit  
 No 3.699 (1.372–9.975) 0.318 (0.052–1.922) 0.212
 Yes 1 1  
HIV Duration
 Less than 3 year 1 1 0.002
 More than 3 year 2.347 (1.009–5.462) 10.055 (2.383–42.430)  
Perception on own health
 Better 2.597 (0.867–7.785) 4.204 (0.752–23.493) 0.102
 Not better 1 1  
Side effects
 No 4.015 (1.769–9.110) 8.832 (2.059–37.890) 0.003
 Yes 1 1  
Receiving ART Medicine own self
 No 1 1  
 Yes 2.548 (1.143–5.679) 7.861 (1.670–36.998) 0.009
Client satisfaction
 Excellent 4.914 (0.785–30.747) 0.632 (0.040–10.062) 0.745
 Poor/Good /Fair 1 1