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Table 4 Characterisation of teachers complaining of voice disorders according to mental health and sick leave status

From: Voice disorders and mental health in teachers: a cross-sectional nationwide study

Voice disorders: No complaint Complaint Simple model* Full model*
  (%) (%) OR [95%CI] p-value OR [95%CI] p-value
Major depressive episode** 10.4 19.0 1.8 [1.5-2.2] < 0.01 1.6 [1.3-2.0] < 0.01
Generalized anxiety disorder** 5.6 9.8 1.7 [1.3-2.2] < 0.01 1.4 [1.0-1.8] 0.04
Phobia** 3.4 5.9 1.6 [1.2-2.2] < 0.01 1.3 [0.9-1.9] 0.16
Post traumatic stress disorder** 1.6 2.8 1.5 [1.0-2.5] 0.07 1.2 [0.7-2.0] 0.47
Sick leave 33.4 46.6 1.5 [1.3-1.7] < 0.01
  1. *Logistic regression models were systematically adjusted on sex and age. Simple model: each variable was considered separately; Full model: all mental health diagnoses were introduced simultaneously
  2. **Diagnosis (DSM-IV) referred to the previous one-year