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Table 3 Multivariate Logistic Regression of the Prevalence of Depressive Symptoms of Caregivers with Children on PD

From: Money matters: a multicenter cross-sectional study of depressive symptoms among the caregivers of children on peritoneal dialysis in Mainland China

Variables Exp (B) 95%CI for Exp (B) Sig.
Average household income per month
  < 4000 RMB 2.8 1.1 to 7.5 0.04*
  ≥ 4000 RMB Ref   
Residency
Rural 1.4 0.7 to 3.2 0.4
Urban Ref   
PD catheter placement
Laparoscopic surgery 1.9 0.7 to 4.8 0.2
Open surgery Ref   
 Caregiver’s age (years) 0.95 0.91 to 1.00 0.06
 Duration on PD (months) 1.01 0.98 to 1.04 0.4
  1. Ref reference, PD peritoneal dialysis
  2. *P < 0.05;
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