Table 6

Regression Results for Lifestyle Groups, Adjusted for Covariates in Tables 1 and 2 a, b

Rank

Group

Regression coefficient

Lower 95% Confidence Limit

Upper 95% Confidence Limit


1

Neither

referent

referent

referent

2

Controllable lifestyle

-0.041

-0.120

0.038

3

Uncontrollable lifestyle

-0.072*

-0.135

-0.009


aP-value Legend: *** = <0.001; ** = (0.001-0.01); * = (0.01-0.05); F-statistic with 32 and 1602 degrees of freedom = 6.96, p < 0.0001

b Additional covariates in the model include age brackets, race categories, male, regions, residence outside city with population >200,000, board certified, income, work hours, sole proprietor and partner, employed by medical school, and percent revenue from managed care

Leigh et al. BMC Health Services Research 2009 9:166   doi:10.1186/1472-6963-9-166

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