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Table 4 Prediction of time off work

From: The long-term prediction of return to work following serious accidental injuries: A follow up study

  1 year 3 years
Predictor variable Beta p Beta p
Injury Severity Score (ISS) .21 <.05 .10 n.s.
Female gender .08 n.s. .05 n.s.
Age .16 n.s. .13 n.s.
Type of accident:traffic .03 n.s. -.03 n.s.
   workplace .03 n.s. -.04 n.s.
   sports/leisure -.22 <.05 -.15 n.s.
IES Intrusion subscale .12 n.s. .15 n.s.
Appraisal of injury severity .35 <.001 .25 <.05
Appraisal of coping abilities -.23 <.05 -.27 <.05
  1. Multiple Regression: 1-year: N = 100, R = .60, R2 = .36, p < .001
  2. Multiple Regression: 3-year: N = 85, R = .54, R2 = .29, p < .01