Table 4

Factors associated with HCV test uptake using multilevel model
Parameters Estimate(s.e.) Odds ratio (95% confidence interval) P
Null model
Random
Level 2
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Model with explanatory variables
Random
Level 2
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Fixed
Age
<30 years old - 1
30-39 years old 0.258(0.071) 1.29(1.13,1.49) <0.001
40-49 years old 0.433(0.100) 1.54(1.27,1.88) <0.001
>50 years old 0.725(0.302) 2.06(1.14,3.73) 0.016
Employment status
Employed - 1 0.014
Unemployed 0.161(0.066) 1.17(1.03, 1.34)
Clinic healthcare personnel* 0.379(0.188) 1.46(1.01, 2.11) 0.044

*: Healthcare personnel are defined as the total number of physicians and nurses at the clinic.

Xia et al.

Xia et al. BMC Public Health 2013 13:899   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-899

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