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Table 2 Odds ratios (ORs) for non-dispensation of renin-angiotensin system blockers (RASb) within 30 days, among 30-day survivors.

From: Non-employment and low educational level as risk factors for inequitable treatment and mortality in heart failure: a population-based cohort study of register data

N = 3731 Crude OR OR adjusted for age OR adjusted for age and gender Multivariable model including:
employment, education, agea, gender, comorbidityb, other medicationc, and index year.
Employment (N = 3694)
 Employed Ref Ref Ref Ref
 Non-employed 2.22 (1.90, 2.59) 2.28 (1.95, 2.66) 2.20 (1.88, 2.57) 1.76 (1.47, 2.11)
Education (N = 3628)
 Compulsory school 1.00 (0.81, 1.24) 1.02 (0.82, 1.27) 1.07 (0.86, 1.34) 0.86 (0.67, 1.10)
 Upper secondary school 0.95 (0.77, 1.16) 0.95 (0.78, 1.17) 0.99 (0.80, 1.21) 0.84 (0.67, 1.06)
 Post-secondary school Ref Ref Ref Ref
Age (years) 0.99 (0.98, 1.00)    0.99 (0.98, 1.00)
Female gender 1.99 (1.70, 2.32) 1.98 (1.69, 2.30)   1.76 (1.47, 2.11)
  1. aAge as continuous variable
  2. bComorbidity with: hypertension, angina pectoris, myocardial infarction, coronary artery bypass grafting, renal dysfunction, diabetes mellitus, dementia, psychiatric disease.
  3. cBeta-blocker or aldosterone antagonist.