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Table 5 Odds ratios and 95% confidence intervals for predicting fallers and frequent near-fallers

From: The history of falls and the association of the timed up and go test to falls and near-falls in older adults with hip osteoarthritis

  Faller OR (95% CI) Frequent near-faller OR (95% CI)
Uses walking aid vs. none 0.84 (0.4 – 1.8) 1.4 (0.6 – 3.3)
Age 75 + vs. < 75 1.6 (0.8 – 3.6) 3.0 (1.3 – 7.3)
Hip pain bilateral vs. unilateral 0.9 (0.4 – 2.2) 0.5 (0.2 – 1.4)
Limited activity vs. light or moderate 0.9 (0.4 – 1.9) 2.2 (0.9 – 5.1)
Female vs. male 1.0 (0.4 – 2.3) 0.7 (0.3 – 1.9)
TUG score 10 sec or > vs. < 10 sec 1.0 (0.4 – 2.3) 3.1 (1.0 – 9.9)
TUG score 14 sec. or > vs. < 14 sec. 1.4 (0.6 – 3.4) 2.4 (1.0 – 6.1)