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Table 5 Factors associated with cardiovascular diagnoses

From: Physical diagnoses in nursing home residents - is dementia or severity of dementia of importance?

Variables Unadjusted Adjusted
OR (95% CI) p-value OR (95% CI) p-value
CDR-SOB 0.92 (0.89; 0.95) < 0.001 −0.05 (0.03)1 0.100
Males 1.64 (1.17; 2.28) 0.005 0.17 (0.62)1 0.783
Age 1.06 (1.03; 1.09) < 0.001 1.07 (1.04; 1.11) < 0.001
Education (≥10 years) 0.66 (0.46; 0.93) 0.019 0.66 (0.39; 1.14) 0.144
PSMS score 0.98 (0.96; 1.00) 0.094   
NPI Agitation subsyndrome 0.96 (0.94; 0.98) < 0.001 0.97 (0.94; 0.99) 0.023
NPI Psychosis subsyndrome 0.95 (0.93; 0.98) 0.001   
NPI Affective subsyndrome 0.97 (0.94; 0.99) 0.014   
NPI Apathy 0.93 (0.90; 0.97) 0.001   
Number of physical diagnoses 8.41 (4.63; 15.28) < 0.001 8.10 (4.56; 14.37) < 0.001
Duration in NH (LN) 0.88 (0.79; 0.98) 0.022 0.84 (0.70; 1.02) 0.078
Type of NH unit
 Regular – ref. 1   
 Special care 0.33 (0.21; 0.52) < 0.001   
 Rehabilitation 1.30 (0.59; 2.86) 0.516   
 Other 0.88 (0.52; 1.48) 0.620   
CDR-SOB x Females    0.07 (0.05)1 0.142
  1. Unadjusted and adjusted analyses using generalized linear mixed model
  2. CDR-SOB Clinical Dementia Rating - Sum of Boxes, PSMS Physical Self-Maintenance Scale, NPI Neuropsychiatric Inventory, NH Nursing Home, LN Natural Logarithm
  3. 1Regression coefficient (standard error) as the OR has no interpretation for interaction and variables included into interaction term