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Table 6 Factors associated with high patient satisfaction at decentralized health units

From: HIV/AIDS health services in Manaus, Brazil: patient perception of quality and its influence on adherence to antiretroviral treatment

Factors associated with high patient satisfaction at decentralized health units only (n = 400) Adjusted OR 95% CI p-value
Waiting time
 Less than 30 min 1    
 30 min to 1 h 0.51 0.29 0.92 0.033
 1–2 h 0.24 0.18 0.32 0.000
 2–3 h 0.32 0.21 0.50 0.002
 More than 3 h 0.08 0.05 0.12 0.000
Respectful treatment from nurses
 No 1    
 Yes 3.64 2.48 5.35 0.001
  1. OR Odds Ratios. Adjusted OR control for age, gender, education, race, sexual orientation, income, place of residence (Manaus vs. elsewhere), and/or health center
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