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Table 4 Bivariate and multivariate associations of allostatic load with physiology among elderly Hizen-Oshima Island residents

From: A pilot study of allostatic load among elderly Japanese living on Hizen-Oshima Island

BIVARIATE ANALYSES
Independent variables Dependent variable Regression coefficient SE P R2
AL Glucose - 2.47 2.31 0.30 0.04
AL Dopamine 184.4 87.9 0.05 0.15
AL Uric acid 0.274 0.15 0.07 0.12
AL White blood cells 349.3 179.1 0.06 0.13
AL GPT 1.86 1.05 0.09 0.11
AL GOT −0.292 0.88 0.74 0.04
Age AL −0.550 0.61 0.38 0.03
Sex (male = 1) AL 1.075 0.60 0.09 0.12
MULTIVARIATE MODELS CONTROLLING FOR AGE AND SEX
Age Glucose - 0.006 0.48 0.99  
Sex 21.42 7.54 0.01   
AL   - 4.79 2.34 0.05 0.32
Age Dopamine 15.1 19.6 0.89  
Sex   - 645.2 309.6 0.05  
AL   265.1 96.1 0.01 0.29
Age Uric acid −0.036 0.03 0.23  
Sex   1.452 0.47 0.005  
AL   0.080 0.14 0.45 0.38
Age White blood cells - 463.2 597.0 0.45  
Sex   32.9 37.8 0.39  
AL   315.1 185.4 0.10 0.12
Age GPT −0.136 0.23 0.55  
Sex   - 7.04 3.57 0.06  
AL   2.75 1.11 0.02 0.30
Age GOT −0.247 0.18 0.19  
Sex   - 6.00 2.89 0.05  
AL   0.189 0.90 0.84 0.29
  1. (The first eight rows are bivariate results, while the lower rows present the same analyses including the effects of age and sex).