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Table 2 Results of logistic regression analyses for the increase of depression (Model 1.1) and an increase of anxiety (Model 1.2)

From: Prevalence and determinants of anxiety and depression in long-term breast cancer survivors

Variable Options Model 1.1. Increase Depression Model 1.2. Increase Anxiety
Odds ratio p-value 95% CI Odds ratio p-value 95% CI
Intercept 0.05 .002 0.01 0.53 .32 0.15 1.89
Age Under 50 years 1.40 .62 0.37 5.28 0.30 .08 0.08 1.13
50 to 59 years Reference
60 to 69 years 0.59 .27 0.23 1.50 0.55 .17 0.24 1.28
70 to 79 years 0.38 .50 0.02 6.25 0.27 .31 0.02 3.36
Missing   1.20 .91 0.06 24.12
Vocational training No vocational training 2.76 .30 0.40 19.16 0.70 .71 0.11 4.57
General vocational training Reference
Specialised training or training for master craftsmanship 0.83 .77 0.23 2.94 0.63 .44 0.20 2.04
University (of applied sciences) degree 0.48 .15 0.18 1.31 0.68 .37 0.29 1.58
Missing   
Living together with a partner No Reference
Yes 1.03 .96 0.36 2.96 1.17 .74 0.45 3.02
Missing   
Children No Reference
Yes 9.53 .007 1.87 48.40 2.38 .11 0.86 6.81
Missing Reference 1.93 .56 0.21 17.92
UICC TNM stage 0 2.33 .27 0.51 10.57 1.05 .95 0.25 4.29
1 Reference
2 0.88 .79 0.36 2.19 1.00 1.00 0.44 2.29
3 und 4 2.45 .25 0.56 11.18 0.58 .47 0.13 2.53
Missing 0.83 .84 0.15 4.72 0.45 .29 0.10 2.01
Type of surgery Breast-conserving surgery Reference
Mastectomy 1.25 .66 0.46 3.44 1.71 .25 0.69 4.25
Missing 0.61 .64 0.08 3.77 5.70 .06 0.91 35.87
Number of comorbidities 0 Reference
1 1.05 .92 0.41 2.71 0.90 .80 0.39 2.06
2 and more 3.75 .01 1.38 10.18 1.15 .76 0.47 2.81
Cancer recurrence No Reference
Yes 1.57 .33 0.64 3.86 0.39 .04 0.16 0.97
Missing   
n 153 160
Nagelkerke’s-R2 0.27 0.15
McFadden’s R2 0.17 0.08
  1. Predictors of higher depression/anxiety scores, 5 to 6 years after diagnosis