Table 3

Meta-analysis for the respective association of sex and presence of chronic illness with cancelled surgery, medical procedures or other medical appointments during lockdown

PredictorNStudy heterogeneityOR (95% CI)P valueEgger test P value
I2QP value
Sex14 79685.78%28.12<0.00011.40 (1.27 to 1.55)<0.00010.376
Chronic illness12 5840.00%3.890.4221.84 (1.65 to 2.05)<0.00010.092
  • Significant p values are highlighted in bold.