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Table 3 Predictors of depression among patients in snakebite wards, General Hospital Kaltungo, 2016

From: Predictors of depression among patients receiving treatment for snakebite in General Hospital, Kaltungo, Gombe State, Nigeria: August 2015

Multivariate regression 95% C.I. P value
Term AOR Lower Upper
Mild depression
 Past history of snakebite (household) 2.4 1.0 5.8 0.05
 Snake bite complication 2.9 1.0 8.0 0.04
Severe depression
 Worried about family welfare (feeding) 23.8 4.6 124.4 <0.01
 Past history of snakebite (patient) 5.6 1.1 29.2 0.04