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Table 3 Crude ORs of current CAM use according to univariate multinomial logistic regression

From: Current utilization and influencing factors of complementary and alternative medicine among children with neuropsychiatric disease: a cross-sectional survey in Korea

  Group*  
Variable CAM user OR (95 % CI) CAM non-user with other rehabilitation therapies OR (95 % CI) P value**
Sex    
 Male 0.84 (0.54–1.30) 1.45 (1.00–2.12) 0.042
 Female 1.00 1.00
Age    
 1–6 years 2.48 (1.32–4.65) 4.64 (2.78–7.74) <0.0001
 7–12 years 2.47 (1.38–4.42) 2.10 (1.26–3.50)
 13–19 years 1.00 1.00
Disease Duration    
  < 48 months 1.00 1.00 <0.0001
  ≥ 48 months 2.50 (1.38–4.50) 2.70 (1.68–4.34)
Having Health Problems    
 Yes 1.38 (0.88–2.17) 1.72 (1.18–2.52) 0.016
 No 1.00 1.00
  1. *Reference category: CAM non-user without other rehabilitation therapies
  2. **Estimated P value of the association between the study variables and the polytomous outcome using the likelihood ratio test