Table 2

Mean difference of reported somatic symptoms compared between individuals reporting chronic whiplash and individuals not reporting chronic whiplash, and between individuals reporting a past fractured hand or wrist and no previous fractured hand or wrist
Chronic whiplash compared to no chronic whiplash Fractured hand or wrist compared to no fractured hand or wrist
Variables B (CI) Variables B (CI)
No adjustments 0.60 0.50-0.69 No adjustments 0.07 0.02-0.12
Gender 0.58 0.48-0.68 Gender 0.12 0.07-0.17
Education 0.59 0.49-0.69 Education 0.13 0.08-0.18
Benefit receipt 0.49 0.40-0.59 Benefit receipt 0.10 0.05-0.15
Anxietya 0.46 0.38-0.55 Anxietya 0.09 0.05-0.14
Depressiona 0.51 0.42-0.60 Depressiona 0.11 0.06-0.15
Somatic diagnosis 0.56 0.46-0.66 Somatic diagnosis 0.11 0.07-0.16
Physical activity 0.58 0.48-0.68 Physical activity 0.13 0.08-0.18
Consumption of alcohol 0.58 0.48-0.68 Consumption of alcohol 0.12 0.07-0.17
Daily smoking 0.58 0.48-0.67 Daily smoking 0.12 0.07-0.17
Marital status 0.57 0.47-0.67 Marital status 0.12 0.07-0.17
Fully adjusted 0.41 0.33-0.49 Fully adjusted 0.08 0.04-0.12

Adjustments for covariates; separately and fully adjusted.

aAnxiety and depression entered as a continuous variable.

Myrtveit et al.

Myrtveit et al. BMC Psychiatry 2012 12:129   doi:10.1186/1471-244X-12-129

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