Table 4

Associations between ADH1B rs1229984 and balance outcome measures, in subjects with white-European ethnicity

Balance outcome measureTotal NN of A allele carriersOR (95% CI)p Value
Dynamic balance, age 1041322121.04 (0.81 to 1.33)0.752
SBEO41482131.12 (0.85 to 1.48)0.425
SBEC40902091.16 (0.91 to 1.49)0.229
  • OR for ‘good balance’ comparing A allele carriers to non-carriers.

  • ADH, alcohol dehydrogenase; SBEC, static balance eyes closed; SBEO, static balance eyes open.