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Table 3 Bivariate and multivariate logistic regression analysis of factors associated with TBIC practice of health care workers in West Gojjam Zone, Northwest Ethiopia, August 2014

From: Tuberculosis infection control practices and associated factors among health care workers in health centers of West Gojjam zone, Northwest Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study

  TBIC practice   
Variables Proper Improper COR 95 % CI AOR 95 % CI
Site of health facility
 Urban 82 139 0.94 (0.67,1.32)  
 Rural 158 252 1  
Sex
 Male 148 237 1.05 (0.75,1.45)  
 Female 92 154 1  
Educational level
 Degree 79 78 1.97 (1.37,2.84) 1.20 (0.77,1.89)
 Diploma 161 313 1  
Age category
 25–34 years 132 210 1.21 (0.86,1.70) 0.84 (0.56,1.26)
  > 34 years 22 15 2.83 (1.40,5.74) 1.20(0.54,2.67)
 18–24 years 86 166 1 1
Experience category
 3–5 years 65 80 1.76 (1.19,2.61) 1.11 (0.68,1.79)
 5–10 years 29 26 2.42 (1.37,4.29) 1.73 (0.85,3.52)
  > 10 years 23 18 2.77 (1.44,5.33) 1.05 (0.35,3.13)
 1–3 years 123 267   1
Profession
 Health officer 44 37 6.34(2.98,13.51) 3.00(0.20,45.6)
 Laboratory technologist 24 46 2.78(1.26,6.13) 1.56(0.13,19.36)
 Midwifery 13 56 1.24(0.52,2.93) 2.29(0.15,35.58)
 Nurse 147 188 4.17(2.17,8.01) 3.48(0.25,49.35)
 pharmacy 12 64 1 1
Working department
 TB clinic 42 10 22.40(8.88,56.49) 10.17(3.81,27.17)*
 Adult OPD 82 105 4.17(2.11,8.23) 3.23(1.54,6.79)*
 Under 5 OPD 27 48 3.00(1.38,6.52) 2.02(0.87,4.69)
 Laboratory 24 46 2.78(1.26,6.13) 1.71(0.73,4.00)
 ART Clinic and IPD 24 34 3.77(1.68,8.45) 2.74(1.13,6.63)*
 MCH room 29 84 1.84(0.87,3.89) 1.63(0.72,3.67)
 Pharmacy 12 64 1 1
Training on TBIC
 Yes 122 96 3.18 (2.26,4.47) 1.30 (0.83,2.04)
 No 118 295 1 1
Knowledge presence of TBIC plan
 Yes 221 239 7.40 (4.44,12.32) 4.25 (2.46,7.35)*
 No 19 152 1 1
Know presence of national guideline for TBIC
 Yes 231 247 14.96 (7.45,30.04) 8.95 (4.35,18.40)*
 No 9 144 1 1
  1. * Statistically significant