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Table 3 Regression coefficients of predictors of risk perception

From: Influence of patient characteristics on perceived risks and willingness to take a proposed anti-rheumatic drug

Predictor Unstandardized coefficients Standardized coefficients t Sig
  B Std. error Beta   
(Constant) -.438 2.290   -.191 NS
Survey version safety context .110 .243 .025 .454 NS
Survey version risk level .708 .247 .161 2.870 .004
HAQ2 Disability .517 .230 .152 2.252 .025
Current bother from AE due to most recently initiated DMARD .353 .146 .146 2.418 .016
Past DMARD related SAE 1.303 .599 .129 2.175 .030
Health literacy -.134 .057 -149 2.368 .018
Satisfaction with control of RA .136 .190 .055 .718 NS
Post-Decision Regret .043 .045 .065 .957 NS
Depression -.112 .391 -.018 -.286 NS
Happiness .006 .100 .005 .064 NS
  1. N.S. = Age, female sex, minority, low income, low education, CDAI, duration RA, number of past DMARDs used, past or present biologic use, and TNF knowledge.