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Table 3 Logistic regression model for factors associated with frequency of physical activity promotion beyond therapeutic exercise by Australian physiotherapists

From: Are we missing opportunities? Physiotherapy and physical activity promotion: a cross-sectional survey

Variable Odds ratio 95% CI
Barriers to promotion a
 Lack of counselling skills 0.165* 0.038–0.710
 Feeling it would not change the patient’s behaviour 0.271* 0.093–0.795
Feasible strategies for promotion a
 Separate one-on-one consultations 3.228** 1.813–5.749
Average number of patients seen per week 1.028** 1.014–1.043
Gender b 2.679* 1.250–5.740
Hosmer-Lemeshow goodness of fit (p) 0.593  
Nagalkerke R Square 0.332  
Area under ROC curve 0.803  
  1. areference agree breference male * p < 0.05 **p < 0.001