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Table 3 Multivariable logistic regression analysis for pre-treatment variables predicting drop-out from obesity treatment

From: Is drop-out from obesity treatment a predictable and preventable event?

  Odds ratio 95% confidence interval P value
Age at first dieting attempt 0.95 0.90 − 1.01 0.096
Sex (males vs. female) 0.26 0.04 − 1.61 0.149
Diastolic blood pressure 0.98 0.93 − 1.04 0.553
%BF skinfold thickness 0.84 0.72 − 0.98 0.030
SCL-90 anger-hostility subscale 4.61 1.26 − 16.85 0.021
  1. %BF: percentage body fat.