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Table 2 Coefficients for perceived current stress index with oral health outcomes

From: Current stress and poor oral health

  Model 1 Model 2
Oral Health Outcomes Crude Current Stress Beta Coefficient (95 % CI) Adjusted Current Stress and Oral Health Beta Coefficient (95 % CI)
Pain or discomfort in teeth or gums over past month 0.33 (0.27–0.39) 0.32 (0.26–0.38)
General health of teeth and mouth 0.31 (0.23–0.39) 0.28 (0.19–0.36)
  1. Model 1 models the crude effect of the perceived current stress index. Model 2 is further adjusted age and sex for oral pain, and for age, sex and household income for general oral health