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Table 7 Multivariable logistic regression analysis for independent predictors of depression among 143 nurses working in the English-speaking regions of Cameroon assessed for depression from January – June 2018

From: Burnout as a predictor of depression: a cross-sectional study of the sociodemographic and clinical predictors of depression amongst nurses in Cameroon

Variables Adjusted odds ratio P value 95% confidence interval
Majority of shifts (Night/Day) 2.15 0.316 0.48, 9.66
Age 0.94 0.195 0.86, 1.03
Number of night shifts a week 1.58 0.045 1.01, 2.48
Total OLBI score 1.21 0.001 1.08, 1.35
Recreational drug usea 1.00   
  1. OLBI Oldenburg burnout inventory; aRecreational drug use perfectly predicted the outcome