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Table 3 Logistic regression analyses regarding type of advice

From: The benefit of a geriatric nurse practitioner in a multidisciplinary diagnostic service for people with cognitive disorders

Type of advice OR [95% CI] p
Total
 Cohort 1.80 [1.37–2.37] 0.000
 Practice (group (1)/solo (2)) 0.57 [0.43–0.75] 0.000
 Living alone (1)/not living alone (2) 0.92 [0.77–1.11] 0.403
 MMSE 1.03 [0.99–1.05] 0.057
Medication
 Cohort 2.99 [1.05–8.53] 0.040
 Practice (group (1)/solo (2)) 0.25 [0.09–0.74] 0.012
 Living alone (1)/not living alone (2) 0.90 [0.44–1.83] 0.760
 MMSE 0.98 [0.88–1.08] 0.654
Refer to hospital
 Cohort 5.01 [2.60–9.65] 0.000
 Practice (group (1)/solo (2)) 0.70 [0.36–1.35] 0.283
 Living alone (1)/not living alone (2) 0.97 [0.65–1.45] 0.877
 MMSE 1.06 [1.01–1.13] 0.034
Healthcare professionals
 Cohort 2.38 [1.31–4.34] 0.005
 Practice (group (1)/solo (2)) 0.45 [0.24–0.82] 0.010
 Living alone (1)/not living alone (2) 0.99 [0.68–1.48] 0.996
 MMSE 1.01 [0.96–1.07] 0.685
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