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Table 3 Dummy variables coding of variable values for multivariate logistic regression

From: Are tuberculosis patients adherent to prescribed treatments in China? Results of a prospective cohort study

  Indicator Category
Dependent variable TB treatment adherence 0 = adherence; 1 = non-adherence
Independent variable Gender 0 = male; 1 = female
  Residence status 0 = migrant workers; 1 = local residents
  Time spending to TB care institution 0 = ≤ one hour; 1= > one hour
  Health insurance 0 = yes; 1 = no
  TB-related education by physicians 0 = yes; 1 = no
  Treatment observation 0 = self-administrated; 1 = family members; 2 = primary health workers
  Regular supervision contact 0 = no supervision contact; 1 = home visit; 2 = telephone call
  Monthly treatment cost 0 = ≤450; 1= >450