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Table 3 Crude and adjusted measures of association between serum 25(OH) D concentrations and depressive symptoms

From: Lower serum 25-hydroxycholecalciferol is associated with depressive symptoms in older adults in Southern Brazil

Serum 25(OH)D1 Crude Analysis Model 12 Model 23 Model 3 (final)4
OR 95%CI p OR 95%CI p OR 95%CI p OR 95%CI p
Sufficiency 1       1    1   
Insufficiency 2.12 0.95;4.74 0.067 1.86 0.77;4.52 0.166 1.78 0.71;4.50 0.217 2.08 0.78;5.50 0.138
Deficiency 3.08 1.53;6.20 0.002 2.82 1.37;5.81 0.005 2.61 1.22;5.60 0.014 2.27 1.05;4.94 0.038
  1. 1References by the Endocrine Society; 2Model 1 was adjusted by demographic and socioeconomic factors (sex, skin color, age range, family income); 3Model 2 was adjusted by demographic, socioeconomic, and behavioral factors (leisure-time physical activities and social or religious groups attendance); 4Model 3 was adjusted by demographic, socioeconomic, behavioral, and health factors (morbidities, cognitive impairment, dependence in activities of daily living). OR, odds ratio; CI, confidence interval