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Table 3 Sociodemographic variables and educational level dichotomized (n = 122)

From: The use of complementary and alternative medicine after the completion of hospital treatment for colorectal cancer: findings from a questionnaire study in Denmark

  Alternative treatments Natural medicines/dietary supplements
  Unadjusted Fully Adjusteda Unadjusted Fully Adjusteda
  OR P CI OR P CI OR P CI OR P CI
Age 0.94 .001 0.91-0.98 0.96 .064 0.94-1.00 0.98 .141 0.95-1.01 0.99 .743 0.96-1.03
Gender             
Male Referent    Referent    Referent    Referent   
Female 3.69 <.001 1.93-7.06 3.36 .002 1.54-7.33 2.15 .004 1.27-3.63 1.83 .047 1.01-3.30
Educational level             
< tertiary degree Referent    Referent    Referent    Referent   
> tertiary degree 4.58 <.001 2.35-8.90 2.77 .010 1.28-6.01 2.23 .003 1.32-3.78 1.59 .131 0.87-2.89
Household income 1.33 .001 1.13-1.57 1.13 .208 0.93-1.38 1.13 .110 0.97-1.30 1.05 .551 0.89-1.25
  1. OR = Odds Ratios. CI = Confidence Interval. OR in bold differs significantly (95% CI) from the reference group (OR = 1.00).
  2. aFully adjusted analysis included age, gender, educational level, and household income in the multiple binary logistic regression analysis.