Table 2

Multivariate logistic regression analysis of factors associated with drug planting by police among Thai IDU (N = 238)**

Variable Adjusted

Odds Ratio (AOR)

95% Confidence Interval (95% CI)

p - value


Midazolam use*

(Yes vs. No)

2.84

(1.58 -- 5.11)

< 0.001

History of Overdose*

(Yes vs. No)

2.56

(1.40 -- 4.66)

< 0.001

Syringe Lending*

(Yes vs. No)

2.08

(1.19 -- 3.66)

0.010

Forced Drug Treatment*

(Yes vs. No)

1.88

(1.05 -- 3.36)

0.030


*Variables refer to ever in the past.

**The model was adjusted for syringe borrowing, combination drug use, and prescription methadone use.

Fairbairn et al. BMC International Health and Human Rights 2009 9:24   doi:10.1186/1472-698X-9-24

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