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Table 2 Characteristics of the 343 GPs and their patients basing on their achievement of pap-smear; variables associated with the performance of pap-smears by the GPs

From: Factors associated with the achievement of cervical smears by general practitioners

Characteristics Pap-smear: no (n = 161) Pap-smear: yes (n = 182) Bivariate analysis Multivariate analysis
OR (95% CI) p value (adjusted on EDI) OR (95% CI) p value (adjusted on EDI)
Gender: female, N (%) 15 (9.3%) 59 (32.4%) 4.8920 (2.5491–9.3883) < 0.001 4.5 (2.3–8.7) < 0.001
Number of listed patients, mean (SD) 728 (297) 671 (281) 0.9994 (0.9982–1.0005) 0.27   
Number listed female patients, mean (SD) 381 (156) 367 (157) 0.9997 (0.9975–1.0018) 0.75   
Participation rate of screened female patients aged 25–65, mean (SD) 42.1 (7.0) 44.4 (6.7) 1.0523 (1.0142–1.0919) 0.007 1.04 (1.0–1.08) 0.03
  1. SD standard deviation, NA not applicable, OR odds ratio, 95% CI 95% confidence interval, EDI European Deprivation Index