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Table 3 Baseline level predictors of longitudinal change a in the proportion meeting physical activity recommendations among insufficiently active primary care patients included in the PEPAF trial

From: Predictors of long-term change of a physical activity promotion programme in primary care

  Meet PA level  
Variable Adjusted OR (95% CI) p-value
Age   0.0002
< 50 1.00  
≥ 50 1.22 (1.11 to 1.32)  
Sex   0.002
Female 1.00  
Male 1.21 (1.07 to 1.37)  
BMI   0.0004
Obesity 1.00  
Underweight 1.54 (0.80 to 2.96)  
Normal weight 1.20 (1.01 to 1.42)  
Overweight 1.27 (1.16 to 1.37)  
Diabetes 1.36 (1.22 to 1.48) <.0001
Hypertension 1.18 (1.05 to 1.29) 0.001
Baseline readiness to change   
Precontemplation 1.00 <.0001
Contemplation 1.10 (0.94 to 1.29)  
Preparation 1.22 (1.03 to 1.45)  
Action 1.70 (1.26 to 2.30)  
Maintenance 1.92 (1.56 to 2.48)  
Measurement season   <.0001
Winter 1.00  
Spring 1.86 (1.40 to 2.47)  
Summer 1.39 (1.06 to 1.82)  
Autumn 1.18 (1.04 to 1.33)  
  1. aAdjusted for group by time interaction, reported elsewhere [23].