ACP outcomes | National sample (n=1021) | FHA vs Rest of Canada | FHA vs Rest of BC | ||||
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FHA (n=532) | Rest of Canada (n=991) | p Value* | FHA (n=532) | Rest of BC (n=159) | p Value* | ||
Knows the term ACP (%) | 160 (16) | 108 (20.3) | 156 (15.7) | 0.025 | 108 (20.3) | 25 (15.7) | 0.199 |
ACP discussions with family/friends (%) | 530 (52) | 316 (59.4) | 512 (51.7) | 0.004 | 316 (59.4) | 87 (54.7) | 0.293 |
ACP discussions with healthcare professionals (%) | 105 (10) | 66 (12.4) | 102 (10.3) | 0.209 | 66 (12.4) | 23 (14.5) | 0.496 |
Has an ACP written down (%) | 204 (20) | 82 (15.4) | 202 (20.4) | 0.018 | 82 (15.4) | 21 (13.2) | 0.493 |
Has substitute decision maker (%) | 479 (47) | 242 (45.5) | 467 (47%) | 0.542 | 242 (45.5) | 70 (44) | 0.745 |
Aggregate ACP outcomes (mean values) | 1021 1.45 | 532 1.53 | 991 1.45 | 0.29 | 532 1.53 | 159 1.42 | 0.37 |
Bold text indicates that the coefficient is significant.
*p Values reflect the extent to which FHA and Rest of Canada and FHA and Rest of BC are different from each other (Pearson χ^{2} test for binary ACP outcomes and two sample t test with equal variance for aggregate ACP outcome).
ACP, advance care planning; FHA, Fraser Health Authority.