Table 4

Association of Primary Health Care score with Physical and Mental Component Summary of quality of lifeƒamong elderly, Ilheus, Bahia
Primary health care score Mental component summary Physical component summary
β coefficient (95% CI) P value β coefficient (95% CI) P value
No adjustment 0.085 (-0.008 to 0.876) 0.05 -0.123 (-1.191 to -0.209) 0.005
Model 1* 0.090 (0.015 to 0.895) 0.04 -0.124 (-1.189 to -0.222) 0.004
Model 2** 0.093 (0.032 to 0.914) 0.04 -0.115 (-1.133 to -0.170) 0.008
Model 3*** 0.089 (0.008 to 0.893) 0.046 -0.129 (-1.216 to -0.251) 0.003

ƒ Multiple linear regression.

* Adjusted for age and sex.

** Additionally adjusted for years at school.

*** Additionally adjusted for hypertension, and cardiovascular disease.

Honorato dos Santos de Carvalho et al.

Honorato dos Santos de Carvalho et al. BMC Public Health 2013 13:605   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-605

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