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Table 6 Association between GPs' awareness of depressive symptomatology and self-reported utilization of prescription antidepressants in all P(+) patients (logistic regression)

From: General practitioners’ awareness of depressive symptomatology is not associated with quality of life in heart failure patients – cross-sectional results of the observational RECODE-HF Study

Variable P-Value Odds Ratio [95% CI]
GPs' awareness of depressive symptomatology (reference: unawareness) <0.001 2.845 [1.758; 4.604]
Education level (reference: Primary education) 0.670  
 Secondary education 0.372 0.765 [0.425;1.377]
 Tertiary education 0.868 0.919 [0.338; 2.499]
Age 0.306 0.989 [0.968; 1.010]
Gender (reference: male) 0.136 1.451 [0.889; 2.367]
NYHA Class (reference: NYHA Class 1) 0.421  
 NYHA Class 2 0.545 0.821 [0.433; 1.557]
 NYHA Class 3 0.217 0.642 [0.318; 1.297]
 NYHA Class 4 0.160 0.408 [0.117; 1.424]
PHQ-9 Score 0.001 1.108 [1.045; 1.174]
Constant 0.012 0.089
  1. N = 525; Nagelkerkes R 2 = 0.141