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Table 5 Format preference (N = 1395)

From: Electronic self-administered screening for substance use in adult primary care patients: feasibility and acceptability of the tobacco, alcohol, prescription medication, and other substance use (myTAPS) screening tool

  Number of participants
n (%)
myTAPSa preferred Interviewer-administered format preferred
Agreeb
n (%)
Pearson’s
Chi squared test
Logistic regression
adjusted odds ratioc
[95% confidence interval]
Agreeb
n (%)
Pearson’s Chi squared test Logistic regression
adjusted odds ratioc
[95% confidence interval]
All participants 1395 (100) 383 (27.5)   277 (19.9)  
Gender
 Women 805 (57.7) 233 (28.9) 2.12 1.29 [1.00; 1.66]* 145 (18.0) 4.07* 0.76 [0.58; 1.01]
 Men or other 590 (42.3) 150 (25.4 132 (22.4)
Age
 Younger participants (18–25) 174 (12.5) 41 (23.6) 1.51 0.68 [0.47; 1.00] 37 (21.3) 0.25 1.25 [0.83; 1.88]
 Participants > 25 1221 (87.5) 342 (28.0) 240 (19.7)
 Older participants (> 65) 109 (7.8) 20 (18.4) 4.92* 0.62 [0.37; 1.04] 26 (23.9) 1.19 1.15 [0.75; 1.72]
 Participants < 65 1286 (92.2) 363 (28.2) 251 (19.5)
Race
 Black/African American 734 (52.6) 210 (28.6) 1.04 1.12 [0.88; 1.43] 140 (19.1) 3.03 0.77 [0.58; 1.02]
 Non-Black/African American 661 (47.4) 173 (26.2) 137 (20.7)
Ethnicity
 Hispanic 154 (11.0) 37 (24.0) 1.02 0.89 [0.60; 1.34] 38 (24.7) 2.53 1.14 [0.75; 1.73]
 Non-Hispanic 1241 (89.0) 346 (27.9) 239 (19.3)
Education level
 Less than high school (HS) 229 (16.4) 43 (18.8) 10.36** 0.56 [0.39; 0.80]** 81 (35.4) 41.44*** 2.75 [2.00; 3.78]***
 HS level or higher 1166 (83.6) 340 (29.2) 196 (16.8)
Alcohol use
 Screened positived 596 (42.7) 174 (29.2) 1.58 1.07 [0.83; 1.38] 112 (18.8) 0.74 0.87 [0.65; 1.16]
 Screened negative 799 (57.3) 209 (26.2) 165 (20.7)
Any drug usee
 Screened positived 415 (29.8) 133 (32.1) 6.26* 1.43 [1.09; 1.88]** 83 (20.0) 0.01 0.98 [0.72; 1.34]
 Screened negative 980 (70.3) 250 (25.5) 194 (19.8)
  1. Included in this analysis were individuals who gave concordant answers regarding format preference; 605 individuals with non-concordant answers were excluded
  2. aElectronic self-administered format of the tobacco, alcohol, prescription medication, and other substance use (TAPS)
  3. bIncludes responses of “agree” and “strongly agree”
  4. cLogistic regression models controlled for all covariates included in Table 4 (age, education level, race, ethnicity, sex, substance use (alcohol, and any drug use)
  5. dScreened positive for unhealthy use on myTAPS-1
  6. eIllicit drug and/or non-medical prescription drug use
  7. *p-value < 0.05, **p-value < 0.01, *** pvalue < 0.001