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Table. 3.

Multivariate Analysis for Factors Affecting Ordering Gastric Emptying Scintigraphy

Variable Univariate OR (95% CI) P-value Multivariate OR (95% CI) P-value
Country (other/Japan) 9.01 (4.70-17.30) < 0.001 5.88 (2.59-13.30) < 0.001
Occupation (gastroenterologist/other) 3.03 (1.70-5.39) < 0.01 4.18 (1.95-8.98) < 0.001
Years (> 10/≤ 10 yr) 1.15 (0.76-1.74) 0.50
Gender (male/female) 0.85 (0.56-1.30) 0.45
Importance (+/–)a 1.33 (0.82-2.17) 0.25
Availability (+/–) 44.00 (24.80-78.10) < 0.01 36.50 (20.10-66.50) < 0.001

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GES, gastric emptying scintigraphy.

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