Table 2

Crude and adjusted odds ratios of Z-scored subscales of social support / network for self-harm behavior by conditional logistic regressions (N = 248)
Odds ratio (95% confidence intervals)
Exposure measures Crude Adjusted^
Social support subscale (CPQ)
 Confiding support 0.68 (0.52, 0.90)** 0.88 (0.55, 1.41)
 Practical support 0.77 (0.61, 0.98)* 0.74 (0.49, 1.09)
 Negative aspects 0.85 (0.67, 1.09) 0.69 (0.44, 1.07)
Social network subscale (CPQ)
 Isolation 2.25 (1.58, 3.19)*** 2.92 (1.44, 5.95)**
 Network beyond the household 0.61 (0.45, 0.83)** 0.75 (0.47, 1.19)
 Household size 1.01 (0.79, 1.30) 0.55 (0.32, 0.94)*

^ Adjusted for marital status, years of education, employment status, religion, major life events, and physical/mental illness.

*p <0.05; **p <0.01; ***p <0.001.

Abbreviation: Close Persons Questionnaire (CPQ).

Wu et al.

Wu et al. BMC Psychiatry 2013 13:101   doi:10.1186/1471-244X-13-101

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