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Table 3 Logistic regression analysis of the success rate of mediation, China, 2013–2015

From: The role of mediation in solving medical disputes in China

 (1)(2)(3)(4)
VARIABLES
 Duration of case0.998***0.998***0.997***0.997***
(0.000)(0.000)(0.000)(0.001)
 First claim by patients   0.993***
   (0.002)
 Age of patients1.0011.0021.0011.000
(0.002)(0.002)(0.002)(0.003)
Main Cause
 Medical Accidents1.3571.5151.730**2.738**
(0.339)(0.387)(0.451)(1.154)
Skills0.9480.8851.0091.119
(0.103)(0.099)(0.116)(0.175)
 Nursing and Medicine1.687**1.605**1.693**1.225
(0.400)(0.382)(0.406)(0.332)
 Informed consent0.7130.664*0.655*0.604*
(0.170)(0.162)(0.162)(0.182)
 Management problem1.3761.4181.4672.210*
(0.417)(0.437)(0.459)(0.956)
Hospital level
 Primary1.836***1.835***1.844***1.484**
(0.271)(0.277)(0.279)(0.292)
 Secondary2.090***2.029***2.047***1.919***
(0.217)(0.214)(0.218)(0.277)
Consequence
 Disabled 0.8910.8690.926
 (0.143)(0.141)(0.203)
 Others 2.530***2.524***1.926***
 (0.270)(0.272)(0.297)
Year
 Year 2014  1.700***1.848***
  (0.202)(0.296)
 Year 2015  2.649***2.672***
  (0.348)(0.480)
 Constant5.604***3.740***2.247***3.371***
(0.667)(0.478)(0.339)(0.825)
 Observations4313431343132525
  1. Robust se in parenthese
  2. *** p < 0.01, ** p < 0.05, * p < 0.1
  3. Note: Mediation agreement, reconciliation and withdrawn cases are classified as successful. Litigation cases are classified as unsuccessful