Table 6

Logistic regression analysis on African American participants not completing the postpartum final interview

Characteristics at baseline interview

AOR* (95% CI)


Maternal age:

18–22

1.38 (0.87,2.20)

23–27

1.41 (0.89,2.42)

28 +

1.00

Educational level:

< High school

1.67 (0.98,2.85)

HS graduate/GED

1.37 (0.84,2.21)

At least some college

1.00

Relationship status:

Single/separate/widowed/divorced

1.54 (1.00,2.36)

Married or living with partner

1.00

Current work status:

Working (full- or part-time)

0.84 (0.58,1.22)

Not currently working

1.00

No. children < 18 living at home:

< 4 children

0.50 (0.26,0.96)

4+ Children

1.00

Medicaid status:

Yes

1.11 (0.70,1.78)

No

1.00

WIC status:

Yes

0.14 (0.10,0.21)

No

1.00

Alcohol use during pregnancy:

Yes

0.96 (0.62,1.48)

No

1.000

Drug use during pregnancy:

Yes

0.77 (0.48,1.24)

No

1.00

Clinic site:

A

0.58 (0.34,0.98)

B

2.22 (1.29,3.81)

C

0.42 (0.24,0.73)

D

0.72 (0.43,1.21)

E

0.81 (0.44,1.50)

F

1.00

Active smoking:

Yes

1.17 (0.75,1.82)

No

1.00

Environmental tobacco smoking (ETSE):

Yes

1.03 (0.70,1.52)

No

1.00

Depression:

Yes

0.99 (0.70,1.40)

No

1.00

Intimate partner violence (IPV):

Yes

0.70 (0.48,1.03)

No

1.00


* AOR is adjusted odds ratio.

El-Khorazaty et al. BMC Public Health 2007 7:233   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-7-233

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