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Table 3 Associations between correct management decision and explanatory variables

From: Primary care physiotherapists ability to make correct management decisions – is there room for improvement? A mixed method study

  Musculoskeletal conditions Non-critical medical conditions Critical medical conditions
ORa 95% CI ORa 95% CI ORa 95% CI
Experience over 5 years 1.49 (0.80;2.76) 1.07 (0.57;2.01) 2.73 (1.33;5.57)
Specialization 1.28 (0.66;2.42) 1.32 (0.68;2.57) 1.90 (0.94;3.82)
Direct-access patients 1.04 (0.52;2.07) 1.24 (0.60;2.54) 1.15 (0.54;2.46)
Passed quality audit 1.09 (0.60;1.98) 1.89 (1.03;3.48) 2.90 (1.50;5.58)
  1. aAdjusted for all other variables shown. Abbreviations: CI confidence interval, OR odds ratio