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Table 2 Multivariable logistic regression on poverty and distance factors associated with visit adherence measures in an NCD Clinic in rural Haiti

From: Does distance from a clinic and poverty impact visit adherence for noncommunicable diseases? A retrospective cohort study using electronic medical records in rural Haiti

  Visit Constancy (n = 287) No Gaps in Care (n = 285) Visit in Last Quarter (n = 287) At least 6 visits per year (n = 287) Yes on all metrics (n = 287)
Characteristic OR 95% CI p value OR 95% CI p value OR 95% CI p value OR 95% CI p value OR 95% CI p value
Female vs male 0.85 0.49 1.48 0.56 0.78 0.38 1.60 0.49 2.29 1.29 4.05 0.005* 2.00 1.12 3.57 0.02* 0.89 0.35 2.25 0.81
Age (10 yr increments) 1.10 0.93 1.31 0.27 1.31 1.05 1.64 0.02* 0.71 0.59 0.86 < 0.001* 0.80 0.65 0.99 0.04* 1.14 0.88 1.47 0.31
Poor 1.15 0.64 2.07 0.64 1.42 0.60 3.38 0.43 1.04 0.56 1.91 0.90 1.09 0.56 2.11 0.80 1.15 0.32 4.13 0.83
Hardship financing vs none 1.11 0.65 1.87 0.70 1.04 0.51 2.11 0.91 1.28 0.73 2.25 0.39 1.34 0.76 2.38 0.32 1.38 0.53 3.64 0.51
Euclidean distance (km) 1.00 0.99 1.01 0.72 1.01 1.00 1.02 0.17 0.99 0.98 1.00 0.03* 0.99 0.98 1.00 0.17 0.98 0.95 1.01 0.18
2013 1.00     1.00     1.00     1.00     1.00    
2014 0.77 0.46 1.29 0.31 7.09 3.43 14.68 < 0.001* 0.34 0.19 0.59 < 0.001* 0.38 0.22 0.68 0.004* 3.04 1.15 8.06 0.03*
2015 5.04 1.12 22.73 0.04* 3.43 0.77 15.31 0.11 1.07 0.31 3.68 0.91 4.02 0.51 31.83 0.19 5.01 0.87 28.91 0.07
  1. Legend: Bold and asterisks indicate statistically significant p values < 0.05