Table 3

Results from univariate analysis of work practice in different scenarios

Scenario

No.

OR

Lower

Upper

P value


Work avoidance

Patient on ward has pandemic influenza

Female

45

1.45

0.69

3.13

NS

Have children

19

0.68

0.37

1.24

NS

Pandemic influenza "very serious"

43

0.77

0.39

1.53

NS

Medical/nursing

36

0.59

0.32

1.09

NS

Colleague died of pandemic influenza

Female

57

1.11

0.60

2.06

NS

Have children

31

1.31

0.79

2.18

NS

Medical/nursing

46

0.50

0.30

0.83

<0.05

Incorrect knowledge

50

0.57

0.34

0.95

<0.05

Inappropriate work practice

Staff shortage/participant unwell

Age <40 years

158

2.66

1.85

3.83

<0.05

Incorrect knowledge

135

1.51

1.08

2.11

<0.05

Pandemic influenza "very serious"

164

0.58

0.39

0.86

<0.05

Pandemic influenza "somewhat serious"

45

1.75

1.14

2.69

<0.05

Medical/nursing

143

0.66

0.47

0.94

NS

Ancillary/support staff

31

1.52

0.92

2.48

<0.05


Seale et al. BMC Health Services Research 2009 9:30   doi:10.1186/1472-6963-9-30

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