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Table 5 Multivariate logistic regression analysis between demographic and pregnancy-related factors and physician disclosure on HM use

From: Disclosure of herbal medicine use to health care providers among pregnant women in Nepal: a cross-sectional study

Characteristics OR 95% CI P-value
Education level
 Primary and under 1 Ref  
 Secondary 2.255 1.127–4.513 0.022
 College or above 1.575 0.656–3.783 0.310
Household income
 Low 1 Ref  
 Middle 1.072 0.479–2.401 0.865
 High 1.362 0.668–2.780 0.395
Employment status
 Yes 1 Ref  
 No 0.883 0.376–2.073 0.774
Residence
 Rural 1 Ref  
 Urban 1.807 0.985–3.315 0.056
ANC visits
 ≤ 3 times 1 Ref  
 4 or more 3.747 1.416–9.915 0.008
Type of delivery
 Normal 1 Ref  
 Caesarian 0.556 0.307–1.009 0.054
Complications during and after child birthª
 Yes 1 Ref  
 No 1.596 0.890–2.862 0.117
Newborn complications
 Yes 1 Ref  
 No 2.183 0.962–4.953 0.062