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Table 3 Showing comparison of use/non-use of obstetric analgesia between younger (N = 136) and older (N = 15) obstetricians, and obstetricians in urban (N = 140) and rural (N = 11) practice

From: Obstetric analgesia for vaginal birth in contemporary obstetrics: a survey of the practice of obstetricians in Nigeria

Item Use Non-use Proportions   OR 95% CI χ2 P-value
  n/N n/N users Non-users     
Age of obstetrician         
<50 71/136 65/136 0.52 0.48     
≥50 3/15 12/15 0.20 0.80     
      4.37 1.18-16.18 5.61 0.018
Location of practice         
Urban 72/140 68/140 0.51 0.49     
Rural 2/11 9/11 0.18 0.82     
      4.77 0.99-22.85 4.51 0.034
  1. OR = Odd ratio, CI = Confidence interval.