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Table 4 Summary of logistic regression analyses of factors associated with OIDP

From: HIV/AIDS-related attitudes and oral impacts on daily performances: a cross-sectional study of Sudanese adult dental patients

Each independent adjusted for SES and DT Unadjusted% (n) Adjusted OR (95% CI)a
Information on HIV   
Little 76.8 (579) 1
A lot 82.5 (409)* 1.5 (1.1-2.1)a
Knowledge on HIV transmission routes   
Low 79.2 (729) 1
High 79.0 (261) 1.1 (0.7-1.5)a
HIV experience   
No 87.9 (268) 1
Yes 76.2 (722)** 0.5 (0.3-0.8)a
Attitudes HIV infected patients   
Negative 76.0 (465) 1
Positive 82.0 (524)* 1.4 (1.1-1.9)a
Perceived risk as   
Low 76.1 (461) 1
High 81.8 (5219* 1.2 (1.0-1.7)a
HIV dangerous disease   
Yes 77.8 (112) 1
No 79.4 (877) 1.2 (0.7-1.9)a
  1. a=Adjusted for age, sex, hospital of attendance, decayed teeth and frequency of dental attendance. *p < 0.05, **p < 0.01.
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