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Table 8 Associations between self-reported attitudes and beliefs and using medical databases 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 1.23 0.73-2.08
Literature and research findings are useful in my day-to-day practice 1.54 0.91-2.60
The adoption of EBP places an unreasonable demand on chiropractors 1.46 0.96-2.22
I am interested in learning or improving the skills necessary to incorporate EBP into my practice. 1.59 0.98-2.56
EBP improves the quality of patient care 1.10 0.70-1.74
EBP helps me make decisions about patient care 1.68* 1.00-2.68
  1. * Significant finding.