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Table 7 Associations between self-reported attitudes and beliefs and using literature in clinical decision making at least twice 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 0.82 0.45-1.50
Literature and research findings are useful in my day-to-day practice 4.62* 2.67-7.80
The adoption of EBP places an unreasonable demand on chiropractors 1.66 0.94-2.93
I am interested in learning or improving the skills necessary to incorporate EBP into my practice. 1.56 0.89-2.75
EBP improves the quality of patient care 1.06 0.58-1.93
EBP helps me make decisions about patient care 2.99* 1.70-5.30
  1. * Significant finding.