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Table 3 Cross-sectional analyses of baseline MF, SF and PF with prevalent functional and severe disability

From: A bio-psycho-social approach for frailty amongst Singaporean Chinese community-dwelling older adults – evidence from the Singapore Longitudinal Aging Study

 Functional DisabilitySevere Disability
 N%OR (95% CI) Un-adjustedPOR (95% CI) Adjusted1PN%OR (95% CI) Un-adjustedPOR (95% CI) Adjusted1P
Total2387     2387     
Physical frailty382/115433.12.45 (2.02–2.98)< 0.0011.73 (1.40–2.25)< 0.00128/11542.415.31 (3.64–64.39)< 0.0017.34 (1.68–32.04)0.008
Mental frailty244/65737.12.37 (1.95–2.89)< 0.0011.78 (1.43–2.23)< 0.00124/6573.710.89 (4.43–26.77)< 0.0015.52 (2.15–14.22)< 0.001
Social frailty155/43835.41.91 (1.53–2.39)< 0.0011.26 (0.97–1.63)0.07816/4383.75.24 (2.54–10.82)< 0.0012.19 (1.00–4.76)0.048
 2387     2387     
Robust without MF or SF144/88416.31.00 1.00 2/8840.21.00 1.00 
Robust with MF and/or SF63/34918.11.13 (0.82–1.57)0.4561.16 (0.82–1.63)0.4040/3490.0NENE
Pre-frail without MF or SF136/61122.31.47 (1.13–1.91)0.0041.31 (1.00–1.74)0.0532/6110.31.45 (0.20–10.31)0.7111.39 (0.19–9.98)0.741
Pre-frail with MF and/or SF183/46239.63.37 (2.60–4.36)< 0.0012.58 (1.94–3.43)< 0.0018/4621.77.77 (1.64–36.75)0.0106.99 (1.43–34.01)0.016
Frail without SF or MF8/1553.35.87 (2.10–16.45)0.0012.88 (0.99–8.40)0.0521/156.731.50 (2.70–367.90)0.00625.72 (2.10–314.94)0.011
Frail with MF and/or SF55/6683.325.69 (13.13–50.29)< 0.00115.78 (7.76–32.09)< 0.00117/6625.8153 (34.37–681.01)< 0.001125.17 (25.97–603.17)< 0.001
Robust without MF or SF144/88416.31.00 1.00 2/8840.21.00 1.00 
Robust with MF and/or SF63/34918.11.13 (0.82–1.57)0.4561.15 (0.82–1.62)0.4120/3490.0NENE
Pre-frail or Frail without SF or MF144/62623.01.54 (1.19–1.99)0.0011.34 (1.02–1.77)0.0363/6260.52.12 (0.35–12.75)0.4101.82 (0.30–11.06)0.514
Pre-frail or Frail with MF and/or SF238/52845.14.22 (3.29–5.40)< 0.0013.10 (2.36–4.08)< 0.00125/5284.721.92 (5.17–92.92)< 0.00115.37 (3.47–67.98)< 0.001
  1. 1Models for Physical frailty, mental frailty and social frailty include: gender, age, comorbidity, physical frailty, mental frailty and social frailty. Models for all other predictors include: gender, age and comorbidity