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Table 2 Odds of any fall in the last 12 months for sociodemographic and HIV-related characteristics (n = 897)

From: Comorbidities and psychosocial factors as correlates of self-reported falls in a nationwide sample of community-dwelling people aging with HIV in Germany

  No Falls (n = 732) Any Falls (n = 165) Odds Ratio
Agea (years) 57.3 (6.7) 57.6 (6.7) 1.01 (.98; 1.03)
Sex: female 88 (12%) 28 (17%) 1.50 (.94; 2.38)
Sexual orientation: homosexual 578 (80%) 129 (78%) .91 (.60; 1.38)
Socioeconomic statusa 12.6 (4.1) 11.5 (3.8) .93 (.89; .98)
Relationship status: not partnered 321 (44%) 90 (55%) 1.55 (1.10; 2.17)
Living status: alone 381 (52%) 103 (64%) 1.60 (1.13; 2.27)
Duration of HIV infectiona (years) 16.5 (8.4) 17.9 (9.1) 1.02 (.99; 1.04)
HIV-1 RNA: detectable 68 (10%) 21 (14%) 1.48 (.88; 2.50)
AIDS diagnosis: yes 225 (32%) 71 (46%) 1.79 (1.26; 2.55)
  1. Note: ART antiretroviral therapy, RNA ribonucleic acid. Odds Ratios in bold are significant at the .05 level
  2. a For metric variables table shows arithmetic mean and standard deviation