Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 5 Characteristics associated with the consultation including a chronic disease: ‘registrar action’ variables (in a model adjusted for registrar (trainee), patient, practice and consultation variables)

From: Family medicine trainees’ clinical experience of chronic disease during training: a cross-sectional analysis from the registrars’ clinical encounters in training study

  Univariate Adjusted
Variable Class OR (95% CI) P OR (95% CI) P
Registrar generated learning goals during the consultation Yes 1.70 (1.60, 1.81) <0.001 1.36 (1.26, 1.46) <0.001
Registrar made any referral during the consultation Yes 1.87 (1.78, 1.98) <0.001 1.45 (1.36, 1.56) <0.001
Number of pathology tests ordered   1.08 (1.07, 1.09) <0.001 0.99 (0.97, 1.00) 0.040