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Table 1 Description of the population by univariate logistic regression test using the demographic data

From: A model building exercise of mortality risk for Taiwanese women with breast cancer

  Demographic Data
Factor Death(%) Odds Ratio P
Marital status   1.334 N.S.
   Married (n = 1071) 67 (6.3%)   
   Unmarried (n = 63) 3 (4.8%)   
Education level   1.677 0.057
   Below junior high school (n = 685) 50 (7.3%)   
   Above senior high school (n = 446) 20 (4.5%)   
Menopause   1.925 0.008 *
   Premenopause (n = 397) 35 (8.8%)   
   Others (n = 732) 35 (4.8%)   
Hormone use   1.319 N.S.
   No (n = 798) 40 (5.0%)   
   Yes (n = 104) 4 (3.8%)   
Familial breast cancer history   0.732 N.S.
   No (n = 997) 59 (5.9%)   
   Yes (n = 139) 11 (7.9%)   
Underlying diseases   0.713 N.S.
   No (n = 577) 30 (5.2%)   
   Yes (n = 560) 40 (7.1%)   
Age (years)   0.378 (a v.s. c) 0.002 *
   0.745 (b v.s. c) N.S.
   36-60 (a) (n = 856) 42 (4.9%)   
   61-85 (b) (n = 206) 19 (9.2%)   
   20-35 (c) (n = 75) 9 (12%)   
  1. Menopause: others, excluding premenopase, hysterectomy, and s/p ovarian.
  2. Age: others, concluding patients more than 58 or less than 36.
  3. N. S.: Statistically not significant