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Table 3 Predictors of self-prescribing nine years after graduation (T3) among 252 Norwegian physicians

From: Self-prescribing among young Norwegian doctors: a nine-year follow-up study of a nationwide sample

  Crude Odds Ratio (95% CI) Adjusted Odds Ratio (95% CI)
Age 1.07 (0.97–1.18) 1.09 (0.94–1.25)
Gender (1 = male) 1.6 (0.9–3.0) 3.3 (1.3–8.5) *
Self-prescription at T1 3.1 (1.4–6.8) ** 2.7 (1.01–7.4) *
Somatic complaints at T3 1.4 (1.2–1.7) *** 1.5 (1.1–1.9) **
Mental distress at T3 1.2 (1.07–1.24) *** 1.13 (1.01–1.25) *
Subjective health complaints at T3 1.2 (1.1–1.3) *** 1.2 (1.08–1.4) **
Sought general practitioner (last year) at T3 0.9 (0.5–1.8) 0.2 (0.1–0.7) *
  1. * P < 0.05.
  2. ** P < 0.01.
  3. *** P < 0.001.