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Table 3 Regression coefficients of the verification analyses

From: Assessment of subjective emotional valence and long-lasting impact of life events: development and psychometrics of the Stralsund Life Event List (SEL)

  MDDa CTQb RS-25c SF-12d F-SozUe
OR(95%-CI) b(95%-CI) β b(95%-CI) β b(95%-CI) β b(95%-CI) β
Positive Life Events
Basic number of Life Events 1.14(1.06;1.22)*** 0.08(−0.15;0.31) 0.02 0.06(−0.28;0.41) 0.01 0.17(0.07;0.28)*** 0.05 0.04(0.03;0.05)**** 0.15
 Proportion of Life Events rated positive 0.63(0.22;1.75) −7.12(−10.97;-3.27)*** −0.08 11.62(5.91;17.33)**** 0.08 2.79(1.07;4.51)** 0.05 0.70(0.50;0.90)**** 0.14
Total Number of Life Events 1.07(1.04;1.10)**** 0.28(0.17;0.39)**** 0.11 0.13(−0.03;0.29) 0.03 −0.03(− 0.08;0.02) −0.02 0.01(0.01;0.02)**** 0.08
Emotional Valence
(Time of the Interview)f
1.26(0.85;1.85) 3.74(2.28;5.19)**** 0.11 −7.05(−9.20;-4.90)**** −0.13 −0.95(−1.61;-0.30)** 0.04 − 0.52(− 0.59;-0.45)**** −0.28
Present Impactg 0.68(0.31;1.50) −3.94(−5.96;-0.11)* −0.04 9.93(5.6;14.025)**** 0.09 1.22(−0.08;2.52) 0.03 0.46(0.31;0.61)**** 0.12
Social Supporth 1.00(0.89;1.13) −1.34(−1.81;-0.86)**** −0.13 −0.08(− 0.76;0.60) 0.00 −0.02(− 0.22;0.19) 0.00 0.05(0.03;0.08)**** 0.10
Negative Life Events
Basic number of Life Events 1.17(1.13;1.21)**** 0.71(0.59;0.83)**** 0.25 −0.06(−0.25;0.12) − 0.01 −0.12(− 0.18;− 0.07)**** -0.07 −0.01(− 0.01;-0.00)* −0.05
 Proportion of Life Events rated negative 4.61(2.20;9.64)**** 0.74(−1.62;3.09) 0.01 −1.44(−4.94;2.05) −0.02 0.21(−0.84;1.26) 0.01 0.06(−0.06;0.18) 0.02
Total Number of Life Events 1.04(1.03;1.06)**** 0.30(0.24;0.35)**** 0.22 −0.04(− 0.13;0.04) −0.02 − 0.06(− 0.08;-0.03)**** −0.07 0.00(− 0.01;0.0) −0.04
Emotional Valence
(Time of the Interview)f
2.96(2.29;3.84)**** 0.50(−0.37;1.38) 0.02 −0.69(−1.99;0.60) − 0.02 −0.46(− 0.85;-0.07)* −0.03 0.03(− 0.02;0.07) 0.03
Present Impactg 2.80(1.69;4.63)**** 0.89(−1.037;2.82) 0.02 2.65(−0.20;5.51) 0.04 −2.14(−2.99;-1.29)**** −0.07 0.03(− 0.07;0.13) 0.01
Social Supporth 1.02(0.89;1.16) −2.15(− 2.62;-1.68)**** −0.20 0.03(− 0.67;0.74) 0.00 − 0.02(− 0.23;0.19) 0.00 0.12(0.09;0.14)**** 0.20
  1. All analyses adjusted for age, sex, educational level and BDI-II. * p-value < 0.05; ** p-value < 0.01; *** p-value < 0.001; **** p < 0.0001
  2. aLifetime Major Depressive Disorder (yes vs. no), bChildhood Trauma Questionnaire, cResilience Scale, dSF-12 Health Survey, eSocial Support Questionnaire
  3. fRating: 1 (very positive) – 5 (very negative), gRating: 0 (no) vs. 1 (yes)
  4. hParticipants reporting undesired social support excluded; Rating: 1 (no social support) – 4 (much social support)