Skip to main content

Table 4 Bivariate and multivariable logistic regression of patient-health care providers at Jimma Medical Center, Jimma, Ethiopia 2020

From: Patient-health care provider relationship during preoperative care in obstetric and gynecologic surgeries at Jimma Medical Center, Jimma, Ethiopia: patient’s perspective

Variable Category Patient-healthcare providers relationship COR[95%CI] AOR(95%CI) P value
Good Poor
Age < 35 162 162 1   
≥ 35 17 31 .548(.292–1.030) ….  
Educational status Illiterate 38 43 1 ….  
Literate 141 150 1.064(.650–1.742)   
Marital status Single 41 21 1   
Married 138 172 .411(.232–.728) .292(.147–.580) .000*
Residence Urban 118 124 1   
Rural 61 69 .929 (.606–1.424) ….  
Birth outcome Alive 148 146 1   
Dead 15 17 .870(.419–1.808) ….  
Schedule of surgery Planed 50 45 1   
Un-planed 129 148 .784 (.492–1.251) ….  
Medical history Yes 20 22 1   
No 159 171 1.023 (.538–1.945) ….  
Surgical History Yes 60 43 1   
No 119 150 .569 (.359–.900) ….  
Consent form available Yes 176 182 1   
No 3 11 .282 (.077–1.028) .162(.035–.750) .020*
Language written with mother tongue Yes 111 123 1   
No 65 59 1.221(.789–1.888) ….  
the profession of healthcare providers who request consent Ob-gyn specialist 34 10 1   
GP/resident 130 172 .222(.106–.466) .305(.117–.794) .015*
Midwife/nurse 15 11 .401(.140–1.146) 1.078(.267–4.357) .916
Consent time Early 165 178 1   
Delay 14 15 1.007(.472–2.150) ….  
Time spent < 5 min 138 93 1   
5–10 min 25 51 3.027 (1.753–5.226) ….  
> 10 min 30 35 1.731 (.995–3.013)   
Mode of decision making Self 173 179 1   
Share 4 8 .517 (.153–1.749) .165 (.039–.709) .015*
Paternalism 1 6 .172 (.021–1.447) .062(.006–.632) .019*
Patient’s satisfaction Dissatisfied 66 146 1   
Satisfied 113 47 5.319(3.400–8.320) 5.344(3.117–9.162) .000*
Practice of surgical informed consent Poor 89 148 1   
Good 90 45 3.326 (2.133–5.185) 2.985(.9–5.396) .000*
Knowledge Poor 145 142 1   
Good 34 51 .653(.399–1.068) .514 (.276–1.205 .035
  1. Key: AOR adjusted odds ratio, COR crude odd ratio
  2. 1Reference point
  3. *Significant variables at p value less than 0.05