Table 4

Multiple linear regression analysis with sexual quality of life as dependent variable and patient and chronic low back pain characteristics as independent variables
ß (ES) IC (95%) P
Female gender 1
Male gender 7.6 (3.5) (0.628-14.592) 0.03
Age −0.54 (0.20) (−0.945- 0.136) 0.009
Disease duration −0.03 (0.027) (−0.083- 0.023) 0.26
VAS low back pain −1.63 (0.985) (−3.59-0.32) 0.1
Oswestry −0.21 (0.097) (−0.405- 0.02) 0.03
Monthly intercourse frequency decrease −0.90 (0.312) (−1.526- 0.286) 0.005

VAS Visual Analogical Scale.

Adjusted R square = 0.342.

Bahouq et al.

Bahouq et al. BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2013 14:63   doi:10.1186/1471-2474-14-63

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