Table 3

Multinomial logistic regression coefficients, Brazil, 2000-2006
Variables RRR 95% CI p-value
Incidence of ADL limitations
Diabetes and stroke status
  Diabetes only 1.03 [0.66,1.63] 0.8893
  Stroke only 2.65 [1.11,6.33] 0.0287
  Diabetes and stroke 3.97 [0.70,22.59] 0.1183
Age (75+) 2.80 [1.97,3.98] <0.0001
Female 2.11 [1.33,3.34] 0.0020
Literate 0.73 [0.44,1.22] 0.2202
Married 1.00 [0.71,1.43] 0.9842
Never smoked 0.91 [0.59,1.40] 0.6722
Health conditions
  One 1.71 [1.13,2.58] 0.0123
  Two or more 2.90 [1.93,4.34] <0.0001
Remained ADL limited
Diabetes and stroke status
Diabetes only 0.97 [0.54,1.76] 0.9307
Stroke only 4.28 [1.53,11.95] 0.0063
Diabetes and stroke 12.84 [2.95,55.99] 0.0010
Age (75+) 3.82 [2.34,6.24] <0.0001
Female 2.44 [1.31,4.54] 0.0057
Literate 0.49 [0.28,0.85] 0.0118
Married 1.45 [0.78,2.71] 0.2366
Never smoked 0.80 [0.44,1.43] 0.4380
Health conditions
  One 3.42 [1.61,7.27] 0.0019
  Two or more 7.78 [3.79,15.97] <0.0001
Recovered from ADL limitations
Diabetes and stroke status
  Diabetes only 0.94 [0.45,1.98] 0.8760
  Stroke only 0.40 [0.07,2.27] 0.2936
  Diabetes and stroke 6.77 [1.07,42.87] 0.0425
Age (75+) 0.92 [0.47,1.78] 0.7940
Female 1.47 [0.77,2.82] 0.2423
Literate 0.71 [0.39,1.32] 0.2733
Married 0.79 [0.41,1.55] 0.4932
Never smoked 1.03 [0.60,1.77] 0.9227
Health conditions
  One 1.79 [0.86,3.72] 0.1180
  Two or more 2.92 [1.45,5.86] 0.0033
Mortality
Diabetes and stroke status
  Diabetes only 1.47 [0.98,2.21] 0.0616
  Stroke only 3.42 [1.65,7.09] 0.0014
  Diabetes and stroke 4.37 [1.15,16.56] 0.0305
Age (75+) 6.15 [4.59,8.23] <0.0001
Female 0.59 [0.40,0.88] 0.0097
Literate 0.58 [0.41,0.83] 0.0031
Married 0.76 [0.54,1.06] 0.1001
Never smoked 0.60 [0.43,0.82] 0.0022
Health conditions
  One 2.03 [1.44,2.86] 0.0001
  Two or more 2.89 [1.99,4.18] <0.0001
Lost in follow-up
Diabetes and stroke status
Diabetes only 0.82 [0.53,1.27] 0.3621
Stroke only 1.98 [1.04,3.77] 0.0388
Diabetes and stroke 1.00 [0.19,5.36] 0.9965
Age (75+) 1.63 [1.16,2.29] 0.0056
Female 1.50 [1.09,2.05] 0.0130
Literate 1.06 [0.66,1.69] 0.8061
Married 0.83 [0.57,1.21] 0.3295
Never smoked 0.75 [0.54,1.05] 0.0887
Health conditions
  One 1.52 [1.08,2.14] 0.0183
  Two or more 1.59 [1.12,2.24] 0.0096

Baseline categories: no diabetes and no stroke, 65-74 years old, male, illiterate, unmarried, has smoked, no additional health conditions.

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Andrade et al. BMC Public Health 2012 12:361   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-12-361

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