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Table 2 Logistic regression coefficients, Brazil, 2000-2006

From: Correlates of the incidence of disability and mortality among older adult Brazilians with and without diabetes mellitus and stroke

Variables Unadjusted Adjusted
OR 95% CI p-value OR 95% CI p-value
ADL limitations       
Diabetes and stroke status       
  Diabetes only 1.09 [0.82,1.45] 0.5584 0.96 [0.71,1.30] 0.8137
  Stroke only 3.65 [2.49,5.33] <0.0001 3.37 [2.26,5.04] <0.0001
Diabetes and stroke 7.95 [4.15,15.21] <0.0001 7.34 [3.73,14.46] <0.0001
Age (75+)     2.46 [1.95,3.09] <0.0001
Female     1.37 [1.04,1.81] 0.0276
Literate     0.73 [0.58,0.94] 0.0129
Married     0.96 [0.76,1.22] 0.7547
Never smoked     0.94 [0.73,1.21] 0.6323
Health conditions       
  One     1.46 [1.08,1.96] 0.0132
  Two or more     2.32 [1.73,3.13] <0.0001
Severe ADL limitations       
Diabetes and stroke status       
  Diabetes only 1.18 [0.73,1.92] 0.4966 1.15 [0.70,1.89] 0.5858
  Stroke only 7.18 [4.60,11.21] <0.0001 6.93 [4.27,11.22] <0.0001
  Diabetes and stroke 17.34 [9.19,32.72] <0.0001 19.75 [9.81,39.76] <0.0001
Age (75+)     4.00 [2.68,5.97] <0.0001
Female     1.14 [0.73,1.76] 0.5647
Literate     0.55 [0.38,0.79] 0.0011
Married     0.72 [0.49,1.06] 0.0946
Never smoked     0.86 [0.58,1.28] 0.4567
Health conditions       
  One     1.21 [0.74,1.97] 0.4434
  Two or more     1.56 [0.96,2.52] 0.0715
Assistance with ADL       
Diabetes and stroke status       
  Diabetes only 1.05 [0.67,1.65] 0.8284 0.99 [0.62,1.57] 0.9543
  Stroke only 7.26 [4.77,11.04] <0.0001 6.72 [4.28,10.56] <0.0001
  Diabetes and stroke 16.20 [8.61,30.46] <0.0001 16.57 [8.39,32.73] <0.0001
Age (75+)     3.11 [2.19,4.42] <0.0001
Female     0.97 [0.65,1.44] 0.8637
Literate     0.50 [0.36,0.70] <0.0001
Married     0.75 [0.53,1.07] 0.1111
Never smoked     0.93 [0.65,1.33] 0.6766
Health conditions       
  One     1.45 [0.92,2.27] 0.1079
  Two or more     1.85 [1.18,2.89] 0.0072
  1. Baseline categories: no diabetes and no stroke, 65-74 years old, male, illiterate, unmarried, has smoked, no additional health conditions.