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Table 4 Factors associated with trainees being more comfortable presenting outside (compared to within) patients’ hearing a (total sample = 778; n = 705 observations used)

From: Configurations for obtaining in-consultation assistance from supervisors in general practice training, and patient-related barriers to trainee help-seeking: a survey study

Factor group Variable Class Univariate Adjusted
OR (95% CI) p OR (95% CI) p
Registrar factors Registrar gender Female 1.46 (1.10, 1.95) 0.001 1.50 (1.10, 2.03) 0.001
  Registrar age   0.97 (0.95, 1.00) 0.02 0.97 (0.95, 1.00) 0.02
Practice factors Practice size Small 1.22 (0.92, 1.63) 0.17 1.25 (0.92, 1.69) 0.15
  SEIFA index   0.96 (0.91, 1.01) 0.09 0.95 (0.90, 1.00) 0.05
  1. aOutcomes were dichotomised as ‘Much less comfortable’/‘Somewhat less comfortable’/ ‘Neither more nor less comfortable’ and ‘Somewhat more comfortable’/‘Much more comfortable’