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Table 6 Associations between self-reported attitudes and beliefs and reading at least two research articles per month

From: A survey of Australian chiropractors’ attitudes and beliefs about evidence-based practice and their use of research literature and clinical practice guidelines

  OR 95% CI
Application of EBP is necessary in the practice of chiropractic 0.88 0.46-1.66
Literature and research findings are useful in my day-to-day practice 2.91* 1.60-5.29
The adoption of EBP places an unreasonable demand on chiropractors 1.78* 1.00-3.17
I am interested in learning or improving the skills necessary to incorporate EBP into my practice. 1.73 0.95-3.17
EBP improves the quality of patient care 0.44 1.23-0.86
EBP helps me make decisions about patient care 1.94* 1.05-3.56
  1. *Significant finding.