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Table 3 Multivariate logistic regression analysis of global experience measures

From: The influence of family accommodation on pediatric hospital experience in Canada

  Adjusted odds ratios [95% CI]
Covariatea Overall experience Would recommend Accommodation helpfulness
Accommodation type (ref = home)
 RMH 1.11 (0.31–3.95) 0.56 (0.15–2.04) 5.65 (1.54–20.73)b
 Room 1.21 (0.72–2.03) 0.86 (0.49–1.52) 1.47 (0.97–2.22)
 Other 1.41 (0.59–3.36) 0.80 (0.33–1.92) 1.16 (0.63–2.14)
 Distance (log 2) 1.02 (0.91–1.14) 1.10 (0.98–1.24) 1.03 (0.96–1.12)
Length of stay (ref = 1–2 days)
 3–5 days 1.43 (0.90–2.25) 1.11 (0.70–1.76) 0.93 (0.67–1.29)
 6–10 days 1.21 (0.67–2.16) 1.31 (0.69–2.50) 0.91 (0.59–1.38)
 11 or more days 1.46 (0.64–3.32) 2.10 (0.60–7.28) 1.01 (0.52–1.94)
Patient’s age group (ref ≤ 1 year)
 1–6 years 0.86 (0.47–1.52) 0.96 (0.55–1.70) 1.34 (0.86–2.09)
 7–12 years 0.91 (0.49–1.65) 0.90 (0.50–1.63) 1.03 (0.66–1.59)
 13 or more years 0.67 (0.35–1.25) 0.57 (0.30–1.08) 1.19 (0.74–1.89)
Patient’s gender (ref = female) 0.72 (0.49–1.05) 0.85 (0.58–1.26) 1.12 (0.85–1.47)
Child’s health rating (1 = excellent to 5 = poor) 0.59 (0.49–0.69)b 0.65 (0.54–0.78)b 0.79 (0.69–0.90)b
  1. Note. RMH Ronald McDonald House
  2. aFacility indicators included in model (estimates not shown)
  3. bModel coefficients below .05% significance level