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Table 4 Association between multiple physical symptoms and functional impairment

From: Multiple physical symptoms in a military population: a cross-sectional study

  OR (95% CI) Model 1 adjusted OR (95% CI) Model 2 adjusted OR (95% CI)
Health interfered with social life 3.21 (1.93–5.34) 2.96 (1.74–5.04) 2.71 (1.57–4.66)
Cut down time on work/other activities 2.17 (1.16–4.06) 1.87 (0.97–3.60) 1.67 (0.85–3.29)
Accomplished less than would like 2.14 (1.17–3.94) 2.11 (1.13–3.95) 1.96 (1.03–3.72)
Limited in type of work 2.53 (1.43–4.47) 2.47 (1.35–4.49) 2.35 (1.27–4.33)
Difficulty performing work 3.87 (2.33–6.44) 3.76 (2.21–6.38) 3.34 (1.94–5.77)
Health limiting participation in vigorous activities such as running 5.12 (3.04–8.63) 4.87 (2.79–8.50) 4.63 (2.63–8.16)
Rating of general health as poor or very poor 4.42 (2.53–7.74) 4.34 (2.42–7.79) 4.05 (2.22–7.37)
  1. Model 1—adjusted for age, education, marital status, rank, service type, and role within the unit. Model 2—adjusted for age, education, rank, marital status, service type, role within the unit, and PTSD.