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Table 3 Logistic regression model of factors that predicted for receiving chemotherapy

From: Role of a multidisciplinary team in administering radiotherapy for esophageal cancer

Variables OR 95% CI P
Age(y)    P = 0.176
  < 60 1.00   
60–75 3.57 0.93–13.75 P = 0.064
  ≥ 75 2.27 0.75–6.83 P = 0.147
Sex
Male 1.00   
Female 0.32 0.12–0.83 P = 0.020
PS
0–1 1.00   
2–3 0.14 0.04–0.52 P = 0.006
Location
Neck-Upper 1.00   
Middle-Lower 0.72 0.25–2.11 P = 0.546
Histologic type
SCC 1.00   
Adeno or others 0.50 0.12–2.03 P = 0.334
Stage    P = 0.113
I-II 1.00   
III 2.75 1.06–7.11 P = 0.037
IV 2.22 0.36–13.83 P = 0.394
Differentiation    P = 0.088
I-II 1.00   
III-IV 3.86 1.16–12.84 P = 0.028
unknown 1.73 0.47–6.37 P = 0.408
Treatment modality
non-operation 1.00   
With operation 1.29 0.33–5.07 P = 0.719
non-MDT 1.00   
With MDT 3.03 1.29–7.08 P = 0.011
  1. SCC squamous cell carcinoma, MDT multidisciplinary team