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Estimated aOR (95% confidence interval) for Multivariate Logistic Regression Models.

 Variable Item 1* Item 2 Item 3 Item 4§ Item 5 Item 6

aOR* 95% CI aOR 95% CI aOR 95% CI aOR* 95% CI aOR 95% CI aOR 95% CI
Group
 General population 1 1 1 1 1 1
 Cancer patients 0.97 0.80~1.17 1.10 0.90~1.34 0.80 0.66~0.97 1.44 1.17~1.78 1.02 0.85~1.23 1.15 0.90~1.47
 Family caregivers 1.21 1.00~1.46 1.37 1.11~1.68 1.02 0.84~1.24 1.34 1.09~1.65 1.26 1.04~1.53 0.89 0.70~1.13
 Physicians 0.21 0.17~0.26 0.91 0.74~1.11 0.33 0.28~0.41 1.46 1.17~1.81 0.84 0.69~1.01 0.52 0.42~0.66
Age (yr)
 ≥50 1.16 1.10~1.35 1.28 1.11~1.48 0.86 0.73~1.02
 <50=0
Sex
 Female 1.14 0.99~1.31 1.18 1.01~1.38 1.06 0.92~1.22 1.12 0.94~1.33
 Male=0
Educational level
 High school degree or higher 0.79 0.62~1.00 1.17 0.93~1.48 1.24 0.97~1.59
 Lower than high school degree=0
aOR and 95% CI printed in bold are statistically significant (P<0.05).
Long-term care hospitals would be properly equipped to provide hospice and palliative care,
Long-term care hospitals would have better accessibility,
Long-term care hospitals would provide improved care,
Long-term care hospitals would pursue profit and threaten the philosophy of hospice care,
Long-term care hospitals would make families irresponsible with patient care,
Long-term care hospitals would charge unnecessary expenses.
*,†Effects of age, sex, and educational level were controlled for this item on the basis of the results of the corresponding univariate logistic model.
†,¶Effect of sex was controlled for this item on the basis of the results of the corresponding univariate logistic model.
§Effect of educational level was controlled for this item on the basis of the results of the corresponding univariate logistic model.
None of the sociodemographic variables was controlled for this item on the basis of the results of the corresponding univariate logistic model.
Multivariate logistic regression analyses.
aOR: adjusted odds ratio, 95% CI: 95% confidence interval.
Korean J Hosp Palliat Care 2019;22:145~155 https://doi.org/10.14475/kjhpc.2019.22.4.145
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