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Table 6 Covariates associated with committing at least one RDT interpretation error using multivariable logistic regression (n = 103)

From: Evaluation of malaria rapid diagnostic test (RDT) use by community health workers: a longitudinal study in western Kenya

Variable Odds ratio (95% CI) P value
Male 1.00 (0.33–2.99) 0.998
Age (years)
 < 40 0 (referent)
 40–49 0.90 (0.31–2.65) 0.851
 ≥ 50 2.16 (0.65–7.23) 0.207
Education
 Primary or less 0 (referent)
 Secondary or greater 0.61 (0.27–1.38) 0.237
Married 0.64 (0.18–2.23) 0.488
Formal employment 1.92 (0.50–7.35) 0.340
Had prior CHW experience 0.62 (0.27–1.77) 0.443
Had prior malaria experience 1.78 (0.50–6.30) 0.370
Had prior RDT experience 1.15 (0.244–5.48) 0.854
Had Deki reader experience 0.36 (0.13–1.04) 0.060