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Table 2 Logistic regression models predicting fall events among NYCHA residents, New York City, 2009

From: Social support and older adult falls

Primary predictor (two models) Unadjusted OR (95 % confidence Interval) (n = 1000) Adjusted OR (95 % confidence Interval) (n = 912b)
Social Contact 0.976 (0.620-1.538) 1.320a (0.746-2.338)
Perceived availability of social support 0.846 (0.625-1.146) 0.948a (0.650-1.384)
  1. NYCHA New York City Housing Authority
  2. aAdjusted for age, self-described health, race/ethnicity, gender, dizziness, vision difficulties, arthritis, osteoporosis, heart attack, stroke, diabetes, depression, and physical activity
  3. bAn n value smaller than 1000 reflects missing data for the covariates that were used during adjustment