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Table 2 Results of three models of logistic regression to study the influence of several covariates on the presence of high satisfaction (score ≥ 4) in the three studied areas of interest (specialists, health centers and services and received information)

From: Thyroid cancer patients satisfaction at the management outcome: an analysis of the results of a nationwide survey in 485 subjects

  Satisfaction with specialists Satisfaction with health centers and services Satisfaction with received information
OR 95% CI P OR 95% CI P OR 95% CI P
Sex, male 1.71 0.92–3.17 0.088 1.58 0.83–3.00 0.162 1.11 0.61–2.01 0.738
Age, yr 1.01 0.99–1.03 0.519 1.02 0.99–1.04 0.066 1.01 0.99–1.03 0.385
Education, university 1.34 0.91–1.98 0.142 1.70 1.14–2.53 0.009 0.96 0.65–1.42 0.828
Tumor type, non-CDT 0.75 0.36–1.60 0.754 0.60 0.28–1.28 0.187 0.78 0.36–1.70 0.537
Tumor extension
 Thyroid 1    1    1   
 Thyroid and lymph nodes 1.31 0.87–1.98 0.190 1.08 0.71–1.63 0.727 1.12 0.74–1.68 0.593
 Distant metastases 1.25 0.46–3.34 0.663 1.15 0.43–3.11 0.784 1.01 0.37–2.76 0.984
Time of evolution, yr 0.98 0.94–1.01 0.154 0.96 0.93–0.99 0.043 0.98 0.94–1.01 0.154
Type of hospital, private 0.67 0.43–1.06 0.085 1.14 0.72–1.82 0.574 1.20 0.77–1.88 0.425
Radioiodine 0.93 0.53–1.66 0.816 0.83 0.46–1.50 0.546 0.99 0.55–1.76 0.968
Disease situation, not cured 0.66 0.35–1.26 0.208 0.72 0.38–1.37 0.321 0.91 0.48–1.74 0.914
Complications of therapy 0.59 0.36–0.95 0.031 0.61 0.37–1.01 0.052 0.53 0.33–0.85 0.008
  1. Statistically significant values are indicated in bold
  2. Abbreviations: OR odds ratio, CI confidence interval
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