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Table 3 Factors associated with accurate recall of treatment advice

From: The exit interview as a proxy measure of malaria case management practice: sensitivity and specificity relative to direct observation

Factor Dosage regimen Dietary advice Adverse effects Re-engagement Malaria prevention
  OR (95% CI) p OR (95% CI) p OR (95% CI) p OR (95% CI) p OR (95% CI) p
Interviewee           
Patient 1.00   1.00   1.00   1.00   1.00  
Caregiver 1.1 (0.4, 3.0) 0.78 0.3 (0.1, 0.9) 0.03 0.1 (<0.1, 1.0) 0.05 0.9 (0.4, 1.9) 0.82 2.4 (0.9, 6.4) 0.07
Patient sex           
Male 1.00   1.00   1.00   1.00   1.00  
Female 0.7 (0.4, 1.2) 0.24 1.5 (0.6, 4.1) 0.39 0.1 (<0.1, 0.9) 0.04 0.8 (0.5, 1.2) 0.26 0.9 (0.5, 1.7) 0.83
Patient age           
< 5 yrs 1.00   1.00   1.00   1.00   1.00  
5 yrs + 1.1 (0.6, 2.0) 0.86 1.0 (0.4, 2.5) 0.99 2.6 (0.3, 19.5) 0.33 1.0 (0.5, 1.8) 0.97 1.8 (0.8, 4.3) 0.17
Consult time           
<17 mins 1.00   1.00   1.00   1.00   1.00  
17 mins + 1.2 (0.6, 2.1) 0.63 0.7 (0.2, 2.1) 0.51 0.1 (<0.1, 0.8) 0.04 1.5 (0.8, 2.8) 0.19 0.6 (0.3, 1.4) 0.26
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