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Table 2 Associations between anemia and timed up and go test results

From: Association of anemia with mobility capacity in older adults: a Korean nationwide population-based cross-sectional study

  Anemia Total (N) Abnormal TUG** Result (N) Crude Model 1* Model 2* Model 3*
OR** (95% CI) aOR** (95% CI**) aOR (95% CI) aOR (95% CI)
Total All 81,473 22,138     
Normal 71,236 18,987 Ref Ref Ref Ref
Anemic 10,237 3151 1.224 (1.170–1.280) 1.195 (1.142–1.250) 1.188 (1.135–1.243) 1.192 (1.137–1.247)
Sex
 Male All 40,410 10,016     
Normal 36,290 8876 Ref N/A Ref Ref
Anemic 4120 1140 1.182 (1.099–1.270) 1.169 (1.087–1.257) 1.160 (1.078–1.249)
 Female All 41,063 12,122     
Normal 34,946 10,111 Ref N/A Ref Ref
Anemic 6117 2011 1.203 (1.135–1.275) 1.200 (1.132–1.272) 1.210 (1.141–1.284)
  1. *Model 1: Crude model + adjustment for sex
  2. Model 2: Model 1 + adjustment for depressive mood and cognitive impairment.
  3. Model 3: Model 2 + adjustment for BMI, hypertension, diabetes mellitus, dyslipidemia, and creatinine level.
  4. **Abbreviations: TUG Timed up and go test, OR Odds ratio, aOR Adjusted odds ratio, CI Confidence interval, N/A Not applicable