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Table 5 Predictors of complaints about chiropractors, osteopaths, and physiotherapists

From: Complaints about chiropractors, osteopaths, and physiotherapists: a retrospective cohort study of health, performance, and conduct concerns

  All complaints p-valuea
Profession   < 0.001
 Chiropractor 4.45 (3.83 – 5.16)  
 Osteopath 1.82 (1.38 – 2.40)  
 Physiotherapist 1.00  
Age Group   < 0.001
  ≤ 35 1.00  
 36-45 1.63 (1.37 – 1.94)  
 46-55 1.76 (1.46 – 2.14)  
 56-65 1.92 (1.54 – 2.40)  
 ≥66 2.28 (1.62 – 3.21)  
Sex   < 0.001
 Female 1.00  
 Male 2.43 (2.10 – 2.82)  
Practice location   0.031
 Metropolitan 1.23 (1.02-1.48)  
 Regional and remote 1.00  
  1. aThis model was adjusted for practice years and state/territory of practice location, and p-values represent overall significance difference for each predictor after the adjustment