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Table 2 Multivariate risk ratios and 95% confidence limits for cancelling for financial reasons. (This table compares financial reason to non-financial reason for cancellation while controlling for gender)

From: Effect of high up front charges on access to surgery for poor patients at a public hospital in New Mexico

Variable RR (95% CI) p-value
Payment source and race/ethnicity   
   Insured and Non-Hispanic white 1.00  
   Insured and other race/ethnicity 2.82 (1.38, 5.77) 0.004
   Self-pay and Non-Hispanic white 8.76 (4.09, 18.80) <0.0001
   Self-pay and other race/ethnicity 8.61 (4.34, 17.08) <0.0001