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Table 2 Odds ratios of leaving without complete evaluation and treatment (LWCET)

From: Leaving the emergency department without complete care: disparities in American Indian children

Variable Unadjusted 95% CI Adjusted 95% CI Imputed 95% CI
Sex
 Female 0.91 0.81–1.02 0.88 0.79–0.99 0.90 0.80–1.01
Race
 AA 1.40 1.23–1.58 1.06 0.90–1.24 1.05 0.89–1.23
 AI 1.52 1.26–1.82 1.62 1.30–2.03 1.63 1.31–2.03
Age (years)
 < 1 0.93 0.78–1.10 0.88 0.73–1.05 0.91 0.76–1.08
 5–10 0.91 0.79–1.05 0.89 0.77–1.04 0.91 0.78–1.05
 11–17 0.79 0.67–0.93 0.89 0.75–1.05 0.90 0.76–1.06
Insurance
 Private 0.90 0.80–1.02 1.05 0.90–1.22 1.03 0.89–1.20
Triage Level
 More Severe 0.56 0.49–0.64 0.63 0.55–0.73 0.63 0.55–0.73
Distance from ED (miles)
 > 5 0.83 0.74–0.93 0.86 0.76–0.98 0.86 0.77–0.98
Timing
 Weekday Evening Hours 1.23 1.05–1.43 1.02 0.86–1.20 1.05 0.89–1.23
 Weekday Night Hours 1.19 0.99–1.42 1.43 1.18–1.71 1.41 1.18–1.69
 Weekend Hours 0.86 0.73–1.01 0.79 0.67–0.93 0.80 0.68–0.94
ED Activity Level
  1.26 1.19–1.33 1.32 1.24–1.39 1.30 1.23–1.38
  1. CI indicates confidence interval; AA African American, AI American Indian, ED Emergency Department