Table 4

Forward stepwise univariate logistic regression analysis of the predictors of falls (comorbidities and conditions) among the elderly

ComorbidityP valueaOR*95% CI for OR
LowerUpper
CVA0.0192.751.186.43
Osteoporosis†0.0171.471.072.01
Poor vision†0.0031.491.141.93
Back pain†0.0181.421.061.89
  • *Adjusted OR.

  • †Not having the comorbidity was the reference group.

  • CVA, cerebrovascular accident.