TableĀ 3

Binary logistic regression analysis. Appropriate versus inappropriate vitamin D, vitamin B12 and folate retesting were dependent variables, whereas age, gender, inpatient/outpatient status and first test results were predictors

Vitamin DVitamin B12Folate
OR (95% CI)p ValueOR (95% CI)p ValueOR (95% CI)p Value
Age0.99 (0.98 to 0.99)<0.0010.99 (0.98 to 1.01)0.130.99 (0.98 to 1.01)0.13
Male gender0.82 (0.72 to 0.94)0.0050.94 (0.57 to 1.55)0.801.11 (0.67 to 1.86)0.68
Outpatients4.68 (3.89 to 5.63)<0.0012.48 (1.30 to 4.73)0.0062.42 (1.27 to 4.60)0.007
First value1.01 (1.01 to 1.02)<0.0010.99 (0.99 to 1.01)0.670.97 (0.93 to 1.03)0.36