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Table 4 Logistic regression analysis for correlates of depressive symptoms among study students

From: Depressive symptoms and its correlates among medical students in Upper Egypt

  Univariate Multivariable
OR 95% C.I P value OR 95% C.I P value
Lower Upper Lower Upper
Age/years 0.932 0.864 1.006 0.073 0.797 0.721 0.880  < 0.001
Female gender 1.366 1.025 1.820 0.034     
S.E. status 0.917 0.866 0.972 0.004     
Presence of Chronic disease 3.048 1.375 6.758 0.006 3.174 1.168 8.623 0.024
Family history of mental illness other than depression 1.571 1.008 2.450 0.046     
Family history of depression 2.111 1.257 3.542 0.005     
Life satisfaction score 0.892 0.869 0.915  < 0.001 0.908 0.879 0.937  < 0.001
MSSQ total score 4.357 3.341 5.681  < 0.001 3.596 2.680 4.825  < 0.001
Sense of control score 3.453 2.722 4.381  < 0.001 2.323 1.763 3.060  < 0.001
  1. OR odds ratio and CI confidence interval. Model used was backward LR