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Table 16 Modeled 25(OH) D in association with incidence of CRC >/=75 years of age, controlling for covariates

From: Could age increase the strength of inverse association between ultraviolet B exposure and colorectal cancer?

Covariate Regression Coefficient Standard Error t p-value
Modeled 25(OH) D, ng/mla −1.79 0.63 −2.83 0.005
Urbanizationb 0.27 0.40 0.68 0.50
GDPc 0.002 0.001 3.01 0.003
Life Expectancyd 0.001 0.007 0.11 0.91
Smokinge 1.66 1.01 1.64 0.10
Animal Consumptionf 1.40 0.34 4.15 < 0.001
Intercept 75.33 42.31 1.78 0.08
  1. Model R2 = 0.62; p < 0.001; aMohr S, B, Gorham E, D, Garland C, F, Grant W, B, Garland F, C: Low Ultraviolet B and Increased Risk of Brain Cancer: An Ecological Study of 175 Countries. Neuroepidemiology 2010; 35:281–290. doi: https://doi.org/10.1159/000314350. bChristenson E et al. [22]. c,d The World Bank. eInstitute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME). f The Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations (FAO)