TABLE 3.

Unadjusted and Adjusted Hazard Ratios for Discontinuation of Modern Contraception in Uganda, by Quality Domain

Unadjusted Univariate ModelModel 1Unadjusted Full ModelModel 2Adjusted Reduced ModelaModel 3
Facility Quality DomainHR (95% CI)P-valueHR (95% CI)P-valueHR (95% CI)P-value
Readiness for choice0.79 (0.42, 1.47).460.59 (0.28, 1.23).16
Readiness for management support0.96 (0.82, 1.13).640.60 (0.42, 0.86).0050.67 (0.51, 0.89).005
Client-centered readiness1.05 (0.78, 1.41).761.30 (0.92, 1.82).13
Interpersonal skills
Technical competence1.07 (0.91, 1.25).431.47 (1.07, 2.02).021.32 (0.97, 1.78).07
Information provision1.03 (0.89, 1.18).731.05 (0.87, 1.25).64
Age category (35–49, ref)
 15–241.93 (0.62, 6.03).26
 25–342.54 (1.01, 6.39).05
Use short-acting method7.64 (3.91, 14.92)<.001
  • Abbreviations: CI, confidence interval; HR, hazard ratio; ref, reference category.

  • a Adjusted for participants’ age and short-acting versus long-acting method use at baseline.