Table 2

Binary logistic and linear regression analyses to investigate the effect of sex, age, and deprivation on responses to question 4 using the overall mean acceptability score

PredictorsBinary logistic regressionLinear regression Overall acceptability (excluding 4.7)
4.14.24.34.44.54.64.7
The messageFairness/ responsibilityNHS valuesAutonomy/ choiceWider impactOpportunity costRisk
Sex
 β0.5110.4810.1330.1970.2940.0210.3560.052
 p0.0360.0450.5870.4230.2230.9320.2050.266
 OR1.6671.6171.1421.2181.3411.0211.428
Age
 β−0.540−0.349−0.403−0.460−0.191−0.4120.258−0.092
 p0.0110.1030.0600.0400.3690.0590.2980.025
 OR0.5830.7050.6680.6310.8270.6621.295
Deprivation
 β0.1380.0830.088−0.0290.1670.085−0.0280.026
 p0.0970.3130.2840.7360.0440.3110.7780.105
 OR1.1481.0861.0930.9721.1821.0890.972
R20.0630.0350.0240.0230.0290.0230.0130.029
  • NHS, National Health Service.