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Table 2 Multivariable analyses on factors associated with complications

From: Practices and complications of pubic hair removal among Saudi women

Variable OR (95% CI) P AOR (95% CI) P
Age of starting removal 0.89 (0.78–1.04) 0.14 0.93 (0.79–1.10) 0.39
Mode of removal (self or other) 1.04 (0.61–1.80) 0.88 1.00 (0.46–2.20) 1.00
Advice (yes/no) 1.51 (0.95–2.39) 0.08 0.69 (0.38–2.39) 0.32
BMI < 25 and ≥ 25 0.75 (0.46–1.22) 0.25 0.56 (0.28–1.10) 0.09
Income < 20,000 and > 20,000 0.49 (0.25–0.96) 0.03* 0.90 (0.38–2.39) 0.83
Frequency of removal 1.01 (0.99–1.03) 0.44 1.01 (1.00–1.04) 0.28
Education 0.99 (0.63–1.56) 0.96 1.21 (0.63–2.36) 0.56
  1. CI confidence interval; all variables are dichotomous except age and frequency of removal, which are continuous