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Table 2 Multiple logistic regression model to determine the factors predicting treatment non-adherence

From: Adherence to anti-tuberculosis treatment among pulmonary tuberculosis patients: a qualitative and quantitative study

Variables OR(95% CI) Pvalue
Education   
   Junior high school or over 1.00  
   Elementary school 1.32(0.70-2.50) 0.392
   Illiterate 2.42(1.25-4.67) 0.008
Marital status   
   Married 1.00  
   Unmarried 1.18(0.56-2.51) 0.661
   Divorced/widowed 1.84(0.93-3.64) 0.080
Health insurance   
   Yes 1.00  
   No 1.48(0.70-3.14) 0.308
Residence status   
   Permanent residents 1.00  
   Migrants 1.34(0.56-3.20) 0.508
Observed treatment   
   Self-administered 1.00  
   Observed by family members or others 0.76(0.38-1.50) 0.426
   Home-based drug delivery 0.52(0.25-1.10) 0.086
   Directly observed by village doctors 0.23(0.11-0.45) < 0.001
Regular home-visiting by health workers   
   No 1.00  
   Yes 0.45(0.18-1.11) 0.083