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Table 1 Hierarchical regressions assessing the effect of the age of the person described in the vignette (n = 375)

From: The influence of the age of dementia onset on college students’ stigmatic attributions towards a person with dementia

 Cognitive dimensionEmotional reactionsBehavioral attributions
DangerousnessLack of AestheticsResponsibilityNegative ReactionsPositive ReactionsInstitutionalizationTreatment CoercionHelping
Step 1
LOD/YOD.33***.17**.20**.33***−.26***.21***.19***−.26***
Adjusted R2.10.02.03.10.06.04.04.06
Step 2
Age.01.05.03.01.03−.07.03−.03
Gender−.01.03−.05−.03.10−.07.01.10
Jewish/Non-Jewish.21***.19*.29***.20**.01.27***.18**−.02
Area of study−.09−.07−.17**−.13*.10.02.09.05
Adjusted R2.14.06.13.15.06.11.06.06
Step 3
Familiarity with AD.02−.14*.11*−.01−.07.02−.17**−.01
Concern about AD.04.04.02.06.09.10.20***.14*
Total Adjusted R2.14.07.15.15.07.12.10.08
  1. *p < .05, **p < .01, ***p < .00