Journal of Environmental and Public Health / 2009 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Health Care Utilisation and Attitudes towards Health Care in Subjects Reporting Environmental Annoyance from Electricity and Chemicals

Table 2

Odds ratio (95% CI) of experiencing unsatisfied, neglected, and nonrespected health care needs, having mostly negative experience of health care, and of having used alternative medication.

Electrical and chemical annoyanceTreated hypertension
OR (95% CI)OR (95% CI)

“Unsatisfied health care needs”3.5 ( )1.0 ( )
“Neglected health care needs”3.8 ( )1.1 ( )
“Nonrespected health care needs”2.1 ( )0.7 ( )
“Mostly negative experience of health care”3.3 ( )1.3 ( )
Having used alternative medication2.4 ( )1.1 ( )

Age and gender adjusted.

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