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Table 3 Factors related to abuse in bipolar patients

From: Leveling and abuse among patients with bipolar disorder at psychiatric outpatient departments in Ethiopia

Explanatory variables Abuse (physical/verbal) (Crude odds ratio) (95% CI) Adjusted odds ratio (AOR) 95% CI
Yes     No
Marital status
 Not married 97 134 1.52 (1.01, 2.29)* 1.32 (0.86, 2.02)α
 Married 58 122 1.00 1.00
Number of episodes
 One episode 34 85 1.00 1.00
 Two or more episodes 121 171 1.77 (1.12, 2.81)* 1.70 (1.06, 2.74)**
History of aggression
 Yes 141 191 3.43 (1.85, 6.35)* 3.06 (1.63, 5.75)**
 No 14 65 1.00 1.00
Education
 No formal education 17 52 2.07 (1.15, 3.73)* 1.73 (0.93, 3.19)α
 Educated 138 204 1.00 1.00
Comorbid illness
 Yes 35 27 2.47 (1.43, 4.28)* 2.21 (1.25, 3.90)**
 No 120 229 1.00 1.00
Alcohol drinking
 Yes 52 61 1.61 (1.04, 2.51)* 1.28 (0.80, 2.05)α
 No 103 195 1.00 1.00
  1. P < 0.05)
  2. ** Significantly associated at P < 0.05), 1.00 (reference), α (not significantly associated)