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Table 3 Adjusted odds ratios from the logistic regression analysis of predictors of injury recidivism

From: Longitudinal assessment of injury recidivism among adults in the United States: findings from a population-based sample

Variables Any recidivism OR (95 % CI) Severe injury recidivism OR (95 % CI)
  Comparing males to females by age category
Age categorized [years]
 18–25 1.45 (1.06–1.99) 1.35 (0.87–2.09)
 26–45 1.43 (1.21–1. 68) 1.41 (1.09–1.83)
 46–64 0.92 (0.73–1.09) 0.80 (0.65–1.04)
 65≥ 0.73 (0.56–0.95) 0.71 (0.52–1.06)
Race/ethnicity
 White Reference Reference
 Black 0.83 (0.72–0.95) 0.78 (0.64–0.95)
 Hispanic 0.70 (0.58–0.81) 0.71 (0.55–0.92)
 Other 0.88 (0.71–1.09) 0.79 (0.57–1.08)
Insurance status
 Private NS Reference
 Public 1.31 (1.09–1.52)
 Uninsured 0.74 (0.56–0.95)
In a metropolitan area 1.2 (1.06–1.36) NS
Region
 Northeast Reference Reference
 Midwest 1.14 (0.96–1.34) 1.07 (0.86–1.34)
 South 0.90 (0.75–1.07) 0.77 (0.61–0.97)
 West 1.21 (1.01–1.44) 0.96 (0.76–1.22)
Depression screener positive
 Neither years Reference Reference
 One year 1.15 (1.0–1.32) 1.14 (0.93–1.42)
 Both years 1.46 (1.21–1.77) 1.36 (1.05–1.77)
Asthma 1.28 (1.13–1.44) 1.30 (1.04–1.62)
Stroke 1.26 (1.01–1.60) NS
Diabetes 1.37 (1.10–1.62) NS
Hypertension NS 1.23 (1.06–1.40)
Married 0.81 (0.74–0.88) NS
  1. NS not significant