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Table 6 Independent significant associations of risk of the particular screening item by age and sex

From: Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment (CGA) in general practice: Results from a pilot study in Vorarlberg, Austria

Screening item Age Female sex
  Odds ratio * 95% CI Odds ratio * 95% CI
Fall risk 1.11 1.001 to 1.23 2.15 1.06 to 4.37
Cognitive impairment n.s.   2.28 1.10 to 4.73
Depression n.s.   5.16 1.64 to 16.25
Visual impairment 1.18 1.04 to 1.34 2.93 1.29 to 6.68
  1. * Odds ratios are deviated from logistic regression models taking into account cluster sample design. They represent the increased odds of being at risk for a presented item associated with age (by each year) or by being female.