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Table 5 Correctly know any drugs such as Alpha Methyldopa, Labetalol, Nifedipine and Hydralazine for hypertension during pregnancy and MgSO4 for PE/E associated with correct antihypertensive and anticonvulsant knowledge using multivariate logistic model

From: Knowledge of pharmacy workers on antihypertensive and anticonvulsant drugs for managing pre-eclampsia and eclampsia in Bangladesh

Indicators Antihypertensive knowledge Anticonvulsant knowledge
  OR (95%CI) AOR (95%CI) OR (95%CI) AOR (95%CI)
Correctly know any drug for hypertension during pregnancy 16.5*** (7.4–36.9) 17.9*** (7.7–41.6) 3.1*** (1.5–6.2) 3.2*** (1.6–6.2)
Correctly know any drug for hypertension during SPE/E 11.4*** (4.5–28.5) 14.6*** (5.5–38.8) 2.9** (1.4–7.8) 3.0** (1.1–7.7)
Correctly know injection MgSO4 for management of convulsion 1.9 (0.7–5.7) 1.6 (0.6–4.8) 5.5*** (1.9–15.8) 5.6*** (2.0–15.9)
Wald chi-square (p-value)
[R-square]
101.5 (p < 0.001)
[48.1%]
97.3 (p < 0.001) [49.4%] 73.7 (p < 0.001)
[27.8%]
74.1 (p < 0.001) [28.0%]
  1. Inference: * p < 0.05; ** P < 0.01; *** P < 0.001; 〹 adjusted for age and districts.