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Table 4 Factors associated with NEBF practice at 6 months after an elective caesarean delivery (n = 171)

From: Determinants of non-exclusive breastfeeding practice during the first 6 months after an elective caesarean birth: a prospective cohort study

Variable Crude ORa
(95% CI)
Adjusted ORb
(95% CI)
Waldb Statistic
(df)
P-valueb
Perceived no milk
 Never 1 1   
 Sometimes/Seldom 2.58 (1.26–5.28) 3.27 (1.46–7.32) 8.35 (1) 0.004
 Very often/Often 5.91 (1.88–18.59) 10.06 (2.41–41.99) 10.02 (1) 0.002
Experience breast pain as baby suckled
 Never 1 1   
 Sometimes/Seldom 2.35 (1.18–4.68) 2.74 (1.23–6.15) 6.03 (1) 0.014
 Very often/Often 3.80 (1.17–12.39) 4.74 (1.09–20.56) 4.31 (1) 0.038
  1. aSimple Logistic regression
  2. bMultiple logistic regression
  3. OR= Odds Ratio
  4. CI= Confidence interval
  5. df =degree of freedom
  6. The Hosmer–Lemeshow goodness of fit test p-value = 0.146
  7. Classification table = 68.4%
  8. The area under ROC curve = 0.724
  9. There are no interaction and multicollinearity problems