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Table 5 Association between contacts involving the ten most common chronic conditions and the GP experience of the contacts as heavy or very heavy adjusted for additional psychosocial problems and time consumption (n=660)

From: Chronic care management in Danish general practice - a cross‒sectional study of workload and multimorbidity

   GP experienced workload as heavy/very heavy P-values
Prevalence (N) Prevalence difference (95% CI) Prevalence ratio (95% CI) Adj. prevalence ratio (95% CI)
Chronic disease Hypertension 0.12 (37) ref 1 1  
Type2-diabetes 0.22 (16) 0.10 (-0.001-0.21) 1.85 (1.09-3-12) 1.62 (0.94-2.8) 0.085
Depression 0.38 (32) 0.26 (0.15-0.37) 3.12 (2.1-4.69) 1.41 (0.93-2.13) 0.107
Lipid disorder 0.20 (5) 0.08 (-0.08-0.24) 1.64 (0.71-3.79) 1.81 (0.92-3.54) 0.085
COPD 0.26 (13) 0.14 (0.01-0.27) 2.17 (1.25-3.79) 1.59 (0.94-2.68) 0.084
Isch. heart disease 0.06 (2) -0.06 (-0.15-0.23) 0.5 (0.13-1.97) 0.50 (0.13-1.90) 0.308
Atrial fibrillation 0.115 (3) 0.005 (-0.13-0.12) 0.95 (0.31-2.86) 1.10 (0.39-3.09) 0.852
Obesity/overweight 0.26 (5) 0.14 (-0.06-0.34) 2.15 (0.96-4.85) 1.64 (0.73-3.67) 0.232
Asthma 0.04 (1) -0.08 (-0.17-0.005) 0.30 (0.04-2.13) 0.25 (0.04-1.64) 0.149
Dementia 0.35 (6) 0.23 (0.001-0.46) 2.92 (1.42-5.88) 2.00 (0.98-3.94) 0.056
Additional psychosocial problems No 0.41 (82) ref 1 1  
  Yes 0.14 (38) 0.27 (0.16-0.37) 2.8 (2.07-3.88) 1.72 (1.23-2.40) 0.002
Time consumption < 16 minutes 0.10 (51) ref 1 1  
  >15 minutes 0.50 (69) 0.40 (0.32-0.49) 5.11 (3.75-7.00) 4.06 (2.80-5.89) <0.001
  1. 1Adjusted for additional psychosocial problems and time consumption.