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Table 2 Association between self-perceived physical (PCS) and mental (MCS) health, and disability pension due to musculoskeletal diagnosis and mental diagnoses in two models of adjustments

From: Physical health-related quality of life predicts disability pension due to musculoskeletal disorders: seven years follow-up of the Hordaland Health Study Cohort

  Disability pension due to musculoskeletal diagnosis Disability pension due to mental diagnosis
  Model 1* Model 2 Model 1* Model 2
  HR (95% CI) HR (95% CI) HR (95% CI) HR (95% CI)
HRQOL, PCS     
Quartiles 4 and 3 (good health) 1 1 1 1
Quartile 2 2.8 (1.4–5.6) 1.9 (0.9–3.7) 1.4 (0.7–2.7) 1.2 (0.6–2.3)
Quartile 1 (poor health) 16.7 (9.5–29.7) 7.1 (3.8–12.8) 3.4 (1.9–5.9) 2.1 (1.1–3.9)
Missing 7.6 (3.9–14.6) 4.7 (2.4–9.2) 3.1 (1.5–6.0) 2.4 (1.2–4.9)
HRQOL, MCS     
Quartiles 4 and 3 (good health) 1 1 1 1
Quartile 2 1.2 (0.9–1.8) 1.0 (0.7–1.5) 1.3 (0.5–3.5) 1.3 (0.5–3.4)
Quartile 1 (poor health) 1.9 (1.3–2.6) 1.2 (0.9–1.7) 11.5 (5.9–22.4) 9.6 (4.9–18.9)
Missing 1.5 (1.0–2.4) 1.2 (0.8–1.9) 6.4 (2.9–14.1) 5.9 (2.7–13.1)
  1. *Model 1. Adjusted for gender, education, occupational class, smoking, physical activity and BMI.
  2. Model 2. Adjusted for model 1+ musculoskeletal pain sites.