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Table 3 Association by race between willingness to undergo TKR and religiosity, expectations of knee replacement, trust in physicians, and trust in healthcare

From: Determinants of patient preferences for total knee replacement: African-Americans and whites

  All White African-American
OR (95 % CI)a Wald Testb OR (95 % CI)a Wald Testb OR (95 % CI)a Wald Testb
Religiosityc 0.91 (0.77, 1.07) 0.2441 1.09 (0.89, 1.35) 0.404 0.79 (0.60, 1.06) 0.114
Expectations regarding Total knee replacementc 1.54 (1.31, 1.82) <0.001 1.63 (1.28, 2.07) <0.001 1.48 (1.16, 1.90) 0.002
Trust in physiciansc 1.17 (1.00, 1.36) 0.047 1.17 (0.94, 1.44) 0.155 1.23 (0.98, 1.55) 0.078
Trust in healthcarec 0.88 (0.75, 1.04) 0.130 1.03 (0.82, 1.31) 0.778 0.80 (0.62, 1.02) 0.076
  1. aAdjusted for recruitment site, sex, age, income and Western Ontario McMaster Index total score. b P values for Wald test were calculated using robust variance estimates. cModeled as linear categories (quartiles). OR odds ratio