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Table 5 Results of multivariate analysis demonstrating variables that predict still receiving an opioid prescription 1 year or more after hip surgery, adjusted for socioeconomic and active duty status

From: Predictors of chronic prescription opioid use after orthopedic surgery: derivation of a clinical prediction rule.

Variable Odds ratio (95% CI) P value
Socioeconomic status (officer rank) 0.59 (0.46, 0.77) < 0.01*
Sex (female) 1.62 (1.30, 2.01) < 0.01*
Substance abuse preoperatively 1.50 (1.11, 2.04) < 0.01*
Health-seeking behavior preoperatively 4.39 (2.97, 6.47) < 0.01*
  1. *Significant P < 0.05