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Table 4 Unadjusted and adjusted associations with dementia subtypes as the predictor of attitudes toward own aging

From: Attitudes toward own aging and cognition among individuals living with and without dementia: findings from the IDEAL programme and the PROTECT study

  Variables Regression coefficient (95% CI); p- value Standardized regression coefficients
Unadjusted model Dementia subtypes:   
Alzheimer’s disease Reference group Reference group
Vascular dementia −0.30 (− 0.55 to − 0.04); 0.025 −0.06
Mixed (Alzheimer’s and vascular) −0.28 (− 0.48 to − 0.08); 0.006 −0.07
Frontotemporal dementia −0.17 (− 0.60 to 0.26); 0.439 − 0.02
Parkinson’s disease dementia −1.32 (− 1.80 to − 0.83); <  0.001 −0.14
Dementia with Lewy bodies −0.89 (− 1.33 to − 0.46); <  0.001 −0.10
Unspecified/other −0.25 (− 0.75 to 0.24); 0.313 −0.03
Adjusted model Dementia subtypes:   
Alzheimer’s disease Reference group Reference group
Vascular dementia 0.02 (−0.23 to 0.26); 0.879 0.00
Mixed (Alzheimer’s and vascular) −0.08 (− 0.27 to 0.11); 0.393 −0.02
Frontotemporal dementia −0.22 (− 0.61 to 0.16); 0.258 −0.02
Parkinson’s disease dementia − 0.36 (− 0.82 to 0.10); 0.122 −0.04
Dementia with Lewy bodies −0.13 (− 0.54 to 0.28); 0.542 −0.01
Unspecified/other 0.11 (−0.36 to 0.58); 0.649 0.01
Covariates:   
Age −0.00 (−0.01 to 0.01); 0.417 − 0.02
Sex −0.04 (− 0.18 to 0.11); 0.596 −0.01
Education −0.05 (− 0.23 to 0.13); 0.555 −0.01
Employment −0.09 (− 0.39 to 0.20); 0.538 −0.01
Depression −1.46 (−1.64 to − 1.29); <  0.001 − 0.42
Self-rated health 0.37 (0.26 to 0.50); <  0.001 0.19
Functional ability −0.27 (− 0.63 to 0.10); <  0.001 −0.03
Co-morbidity −0.01 (− 0.05 to 0.03); 0.504 −0.02
Visual acuity −0.16 (− 0.24 to − 0.09); <  0.001 −0.11