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Table 4 Adjusted ORs of current CAM use according to multivariate 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 0.85 (0.49–1.49) 1.56 (0.96–2.53) 0.067
 Female 1.00 1.00
Age    
 1–6 years 3.14 (1.31–7.53) 6.92 (3.40–14.1) <0.0001
 7–12 years 3.34 (1.64–6.79) 2.31 (1.26–4.22)
 13–19 years 1.00 1.00
Disease Duration    
 <48 months 1.00 1.00 <0.0001
 ≥48 months 3.36 (1.71–6.59) 5.58 (3.06–10.2)  
Having Health Problems    
 Yes 1.12 (0.63–1.99) 1.44 (0.88–2.37) 0.34
 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