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Table. 3.

Table. 3.

Multiple logistic regression models for life-sustaining treatment disagreement by sex

Odd ratios (95% confidence intervals) Males Females
Age, every 1 year 0.994 (0.983-1.006) 0.992 (0.982-1.002)
MMSE score
Mild impairment (20-23) vs normal (≥24) 0.914 (0.755-1.107) 0.729 (0.632-0.841)
Dementia (≤19) vs normal (≥24) 0.778 (0.549-1.102) 0.707 (0.586-0.853)
Household structure
With spouse vs Alone 0.888 (0.727-1.085) 0.885 (0.771-1.014)
With others besides spouse vs Alone 0.757 (0.603-0.949) 0.900 (0.785-1.033)
Education
<6 years vs ≥12 years 1.172 (0.921-1.491) 0.899 (0.745-1.084)
6-11 years vs ≥12 years 0.980 (0.851-1.128) 0.837 (0.713-0.981)
Personal income, every 105 KRW 1.000 (1.000-1.000) 1.000 (1.000-1.000)
Private insurance (Yes vs No) 1.112 (0.955-1.295) 1.151 (1.006-1.316)
Depression (Yes vs No) 0.613 (0.376-1.001) 0.989 (0.751-1.304)
Hospitalization (Yes vs No) 1.009 (0.839-1.212) 1.079 (0.937-1.242)
Currently smokers (Yes vs No) 1.053 (0.896-1.237) 0.788 (0.572-1.085)
Currently drinkers (Yes vs No) 1.022 (0.896-1.166) 1.063 (0.903-1.251)
Regular exercisers (Yes vs No) 0.963 (0.845-1.098) 0.817 (0.731-0.913)

MMSE, mini-mental state examination.

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