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Table 5 Odds ratios variables independently associated with compliance identified by multivariate regression analysis (odds ratios presented with their 95% confidence intervals).

From: Compliance and treatment satisfaction of post menopausal women treated for osteoporosis. Compliance with osteoporosis treatment

Effect Response Odds Ratio p
Frequency of administration adapted to long-term treatment No 1.00  
  Yes 4.227 [2.272; 7.863] < 0.0001
Frequency of treatment administration Daily 1.00 .
  Weekly 1.273 [0.836; 1.938] 0.2607
  Monthly 2.232 [1.367; 3.643] 0.0013
Consequences of osteoporosis according to the patient Serious 1.00  
  Quite serious 0.617 [0.407; 0.937] 0.0234
  Not serious 0.466 [0.250; 0.868] 0.0161
Well Informed on osteoporosis since diagnosis Strongly agree 1.00 .
  Weakly agree 0.564 [0.358; 0.889] 0.0006
  Disagree 0.322 [0.169; 0.616] 0.0136
Walking over 20 minutes a day No 1.00  
  Yes 1.496 [1.031; 2.171] 0.0341
Mental component score of SF12 One point increment 1.021 [1.002; 1.040] 0.0328