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Table 4 Network characteristics and serum cholesterol

From: Information exchange networks of health care providers and evidence-based cardiovascular risk management: an observational study

LDL General CVRM Specific CVRM   
  OR 95% CI OR 95% CI n prac n pat
Density 0.72 0.16 3.30 0.89 0.30 2.64 31 662
Frequency of contact 0.98 0.95 1.02 0.99 0.97 1.02 31 662
Centrality of CVRM coordinator 0.98 0.92 1.06 1.00 0.95 1.06 28 627
Homophily
Achieve BP target 1.05 0.63 1.78 0.85 0.52 1.40 30/29 642/625
Achieve LDL target 0.97 0.61 1.54 0.89 0.57 1.38 30/29 642/625
Consistently identified OL for CVRM 1.39 0.88 2.20   31 662
  1. Not shown in table estimates for control variables, estimates for intercepts, and estimates for random effects
  2. OR odds ratio, n prac number of practices in analysis, n pat number of patients in analysis, OL opinion leader
  3. *p < .05