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Table 2 Logistic regression predicting the decision to recommend that an older relative take a statin (n = 182)

From: The costs outweigh the benefits: seeing side-effects online may decrease adherence to statins

Variables OR [CI] p value
Side effects 1.22 [.74–2.01] .43
Benefits 2.07 [1.07–3.98] .02
Side-effects management 1.90 [1.06–3.41] .02
Misinformation 1.38 [.74–2.55] .29
Relative gender (female = 0) 1.55 [.73–3.28] .24
Participant gender (female = 0) 1.26 [.60–2.64] .53
Race/Ethnicity (white = 0)
 Latinx .62 [.19–1.94] .41
 Asian American .80 [.30–2.11] .65
 Other 1.09 [.34–3.4] .87
Born in the U.S. (no = 0) .50 [.20–1.23] .13
English spoken at home (no = 0) .55 [.24–1.26] .15
Income level 1.07 [.88–1.31] .45
  1. Model statistics: Model pseudo R2 = .10; χ2 = 25.77, p = .01
  2. Note: *p < .05; OR Odds ratio, CI Confidence interval