Table 4

Regression analysis of somatic symptom score in 1995 on predictors in 1990 in 218 men and 397 women

GenderPredictor in 1990Regression coefficientt valuep valueR2
EstimateStandard error
Men Somatic symptom score0.3520.0497.184<0.001
Relief smoking0.1570.0662.3830.018
Constant10.5191.04110.108<0.0010.23
Women Somatic symptom score0.3280.0457.354<0.001
Negative life event score0.2190.0912.3940.017
Self esteem−0.1100.0442.5210.012
Constant15.9171.8718.507<0.0010.21