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Table 4 Univariate and multivariate analyses of factors predictive of CAM use

From: Complementary and alternative medicine use in oncology: A questionnaire survey of patients and health care professionals

  Univariate Multivariate Binary Logistic Regression
Variables p value Likelihood Ratio 95% Confidence Interval p value
Female gender < 0.001 3.703 2.251-6.094 < 0.001
Younger age 0.004 -   NS
Higher educational background <0.001 -   NS
Higher annual household income 0.001 -   NS
Private health insurance 0.001 1.670 1.106-2.521 0.015
Non-Christian <0.001 10.587 3.000-37.359 <0.001
  1. NS, not significant.