Table 6

Results of the logistic regression model evaluation of physician perceptions of LD risk: N = 1086.

FACTORODDS RATIO95% CIP VALUE
Practise in low LD risk area0.380.23–0.60< .001*
Practise in moderate LD risk area0.530.22–1.30.16
Practise in high LD risk area (reference category)1.00
Knowledge score1.080.99–1.18.09
No. of patients treated per wk0.960.93–0.99.012*
≥ 20 y in practice0.770.55–1.08.13
< 20 y in practice (reference category)1.00
Specialist0.730.49–1.11.14
Family practice (reference category)1.00
  • LD—Lyme disease.

  • * Significant at the P < .01 level.