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Table 5 Odds ratio of consulting for abdominal complaints in the ASQ, 1995, for psychological illness, abdominal illness, age and sex, for both FGID and SSF. Odds ratio (OR, with 95% confidence intervals (CI) of consulting for abdominal complaints in the ASQ for 1995 for psychological illness, abdominal illness, age and sex for both FGID and SSF (n = 232). Logistic regression. Somatic illness and ache/fatigue were excluded in the final model because they showed no significance in the prior step.

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 2.2 (1.2–4.0)
Abdominal illness low 1
High 2.0 (1.1–3.8)
Age (continuous) 1.0 (0.99–1.0)
Sex female 1
Male 0.7 (0.40–1.3)