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Table 8 Predictors knowledge score (related to weight management products) among community pharmacists in Lebanon. n = 341

From: Role of community pharmacists in weight management: results of a national study in Lebanon

 B, 95% CIAdjusted B, 95% CI
Age range
  < 30 yearsRefRef
 31–40 years−0.32(−0.72, 0.09)0.05 (−0.44,0.54)
  ≥ 41 years−0.73(−1.13, − 0.32)−0.10(− 0.75,0.56)
Gender  
 MaleRefRef
 Female0.37 (0.04,0.71)0.17 (−0.17,0.51)
Employments status
 EmployedRef
 Pharmacy owner0.18(−0.17, 0.52)
Highest educational level attained
 BachelorsRefRef
 Pharm D0.26(−0.16,0.68)0.13(−0.27,0.53)
 Masters /PhD0.61 (0.19,1.04)0.79(0.37,1.21)
Which university did you graduate from
 Outside LebanonRefRef
 In Lebanon0.88(0.55,1.22)0.88(0.50,1.26)
During your university education, did you receive any weight management training?
 NoRefRef
 Yes0.45(0.10, 0.80)0.42(0.08,0.75)
Did you receive any postgraduate education/training on weight management?
 NoRef
 Yes0.14(−0.27,0.55)
Years of work experience
 1–3 yearsRefRef
 4–10 years−0.16(− 0.62,0.29)−0.15(− 0.63,0.34)
 Above 10 years−0.52(− 0.94,-0.10)−0.16(− 0.80,0.48)
How many pharmacists work in this pharmacy?
 1–2 pharmacistRef
 3–5 pharmacist0.12(−0.30, 0.53)
 More than 5 pharmacist−0.71(−2.88, 1.46)
How long has this pharmacy been opened for?
 1–3 yearsRef
 4–10 years−0.25 (− 0.74, 0.23)
 Above 10 years− 0.46(− 0.93,0.02)
How many times do you get queries about weight management products at your pharmacy?
 Once daily or lessRefRef
 More than once daily0.42(0.09, 0.76)0.41(0.10, 0.73)
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