Table 2

Adjusted odds ratios for longer-term exercise adherence
Covariate OR 95% CI p
Age (continuous) 1.02 1.00-1.04 0.03
Occupation 0.47
Unemployed 1.00 (ref)
Retired 1.53 0.81-2.87 0.19
Unskilled/partly skilled 1.75 0.78-3.93 0.17
Skilled 1.79 0.74-4.32 0.19
Managerial/professional 1.86 0.95-3.65 0.07
Method of payment
Direct debit 1.00 (ref)
Cash 0.58 0.32-1.05 0.07
Clinical category 0.10
Metabolic 1.00 (ref)
Orthopaedic 0.25 0.07-0.94 0.04
Mental health 0.32 0.08-1.23 0.10
Cardiovascular 0.18 0.05-0.70 0.01
Respiratory 0.33 0.08-1.32 0.12
Other 0.20 0.04-0.93 0.04

OR = odds ratio; CI = confidence interval; ref = reference category.

Tobi et al.

Tobi et al. BMC Public Health 2012 12:347   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-12-347

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