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Table 3 Multiple regression analysis of variables related to D&A behaviors

From: Self-reported disrespect and abuse by nurses and midwives during childbirth in Tanzania: a cross-sectional study

Independent variables Dependent variable
D & A attitude questionnaire total
β (95% CI)
Working hours per week 0.067 (- 0.019 ― 0.154)
Taking a break during evening shifts 0.185** ( 0.096 ― 0.273)
Professional status - 0.171** (- 0.266 ― - 0.076)
Interaction between nurses - 0.153* (- 0.248 ― - 0.058)
Any type of supervision for new nurse-midwives - 0.091* (- 0.177 ― - 0.006)
R2 0.132
  1. β standardized regression coefficients, CI confidence interval, D&A disrespect and abuse
  2. ** P < 0.01, * P < 0.05