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Table 6 Bivariate and Multivariate analysis of factors associated with nurses’ practice regarding to prevention of pressure ulcer, Gondar University Hospital, Northwest Ethiopia, 2014

From: Knowledge and practice of nurses towards prevention of pressure ulcer and associated factors in Gondar University Hospital, Northwest Ethiopia

Variables Practice   
Good, n Poor, n COR (95% CI) AOR (95% CI)
Level of education     
Diploma 43 50 1.00  
Bachelor 77 78 1.2(1.01-2.92) *
Work experience     
1-10 109 121 1.00  
11-20 11 7 1.7(1.34-4.66) *
Time allocation     
Agree 26 27 1.00  
Disagree 94 101 0.9(0.53-1.77) *
Nursing leadership     
Satisfied 73 43 3.1(1.83-5.16) 1.9(1.04-3.82)
Not satisfied 47 85 1.00 1.00
Staff shortage     
Agree 16 92 0.06(0.03-0.12) 0.07(0.03-0.13)
Disagree 104 36 1.00 1.00
Inadequate facilities     
Agree 99 120 0.3(0.13-0.74) 0.4(0.19-0.83)
Disagree 21 8 1.00 1.00
  1. *Not significant in the multivariate analysis (back ward stepwise logistic regression)