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Table 4 Odds ratios of graded GI symptom severities in the ASQ for consulting, psychological illness, somatic illness and ache/fatigue factors. Odds ratios (OR, with 95% confidence intervals (CI)) of graded (0,1,2) GI symptom severity in the ASQ for consulting, psychological illness, somatic illness and ache/fatigue factors, age and sex, for both FGID and SSF (n = 232). Ordinal logistic regression.

From: Psychological illness is commonly associated with functional gastrointestinal disorders and is important to consider during patient consultation: a population-based study

Variable OR (CI)
Psychological illness low 1
high 4.5(2.4–8.4)
Somatic illness low 1
high 2.0(1.1–3.8)
Ache/fatigue low 1
high 2.1(1.1–4.2)
Consulters no 1
yes 12.3(6.3–23.9)
Age (continuous) 0.96 (0.94–0.99)
Sex female 1
male 0.9 (0.5–1.7)