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Table 7 Represents the results of stepwise regression analysis after inserting the independent variables

From: Pharmacist counseling to cardiac patients in Israel prior to discharge from hospital contribute to increasing patient's medication adherence closing gaps and improving outcomes

Variables r
Pharmacist counseling 0.141 -
Number of chronic medications 0.131
Age 0.054
Sex 0.074 -
  1. By analyzing the stepwise regression, it is noticed that the relation between medication adherence and readmissions is not statistically significant [F (1,73) = 9.43, n.s]. None of the other variables can explain the variance in the number of readmissions