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Table 4 Odds ratios (OR) of the incidence of physical and mental dysfunction by basic goods1

From: Lack of basic and luxury goods and health-related dysfunction in older persons; Findings from the longitudinal SMILE study

  Model 12 OR (95% CI) Model 23 OR (95% CI) Model 34 OR (95% CI) Model 45 OR (95% CI)
Basic goods Physical functioning (n = 1769)
≤ 4 2.56 (1.17–5.60) 2.52 (1.11–5.70) 2.63 (1.14–6.07) 2.32 (1.00–5.38)
5–6 1.73 (1.04–2.89) 1.71 (1.01–2.90) 1.76 (1.03–3.00) 1.70 (0.99–2.90)
7 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00
Basic goods Mental functioning (n = 1761)
≤ 4 2.50 (1.26–4.94) 2.52 (1.23–5.16) 2.30 (1.11–4.79) 2.12 (1.01–4.73)
5–6 1.35 (0.87–2.11) 1.36 (0.86–2.15) 1.29 (0.81–2.05) 1.26 (0.79–2.01)
7 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00
  1. 1 Prevalent dysfunction cases in 2004 are excluded from the analyses.
  2. 2 Model 1 is adjusted for age and gender.
  3. 3 Model 2 is additionally adjusted for luxury goods.
  4. 4 Model 3 is additionally adjusted for education.
  5. 5 Model 4 is additionally adjusted for severe and less severe diseases.