Table 3

Results of the interventional mediation analyses estimating total, direct and indirect effects of disability acquisition on mental health, with mediation through employment (M1) and income (M2)

Coeff95% CI% mediated (95% CI)
Multiple imputation
 TCE−4.8−7.0 to −2.7
 IDE−4.0−6.1 to −1.9
 IIE through employment (M1)−0.5−1.0 to 0.010.6 (−1.0 to 22.1)
 IIE through income (M2)0.00.0 to 0.1−0.5 (−1.6 to 0.6)
 IIE from dependence of M1 and M20.00.0 to 0.00.0 (−0.1 to 0.1)
Complete case analysis
 TCE−4.1−6.4 to −1.8
 IDE−3.6−5.2 to −0.9
 IIE through employment (M1)−0.7−1.4 to 0.017.0 (−1.4 to 35.3)
 IIE through income (M2)0.0−0.1 to 0.10.0 (−3.1 to 3.2)
 IIE from dependence of M1 and M20.0−0.1 to 0.1−0.1 (−3.2 to 3.0)
  • IDE, interventional direct effect; IIE, interventional indirect effect; TCE, total causal effect.