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Table 3 Multivariable analysis for predictors of interpersonal violence among hospitalized trauma patients

From: Violence –related injuries in a rapidly developing Middle Eastern country: a retrospective study from a level 1 trauma center

Variable P value Odd ratio 95% confidence interval
Age (years)a 0.389 1.009 0.989–1.034
Gender (male) 0.001 7.570 4.144–13.828
Nationality  
 Arabs (reference)   1  
 South Asian 0.001 0.365 0.213–0.626
 Africans 0.070 0.414 0.159–1.076
 Westerns 0.640 0.705 0.160–3.106
BAC (positive) 0.004 2.393 1.327–4.316
  1. Hosmer and Lemeshow test: Chi-Square 7.9, DF 8, p = 0.44
  2. a continuous variables, BAC blood alcohol concentration