Table 3

Observing bullying at workplace at baseline and subsequent psychotropic medication (HR, and their 95% CIs, 95% Confidence Intervals from Cox regression models)

Observing bullying at workplaceModel 1Model 2Model 3Model 4Model 5Model 6
HR95% CIHR95% CIHR95% CIHR95% CIHR95% CIHR95% CI
Women (n=4681)
 No1.001.001.001.001.001.00
 Sometimes1.07(0.94 to 1.22)1.02(0.90 to 1.17)1.01(0.89 to 1.16)1.02(0.89 to 1.16)1.02(0.90 to 1.17)1.01(0.88 to 1.15)
 Frequently1.78(1.45 to 2.18)1.53(1.25 to 1.88)1.51(1.23 to 1.85)1.52(1.24 to 1.86)1.53(1.24 to 1.87)1.50(1.22 to 1.84)
 I do not know1.02(0.77 to 1.35)0.94(0.71 to 1.24)0.93(0.71 to 1.23)0.95(0.72 to 1.25)0.94(0.71 to 1.24)0.94(0.71 to 1.24)
Men (n=1315)
 No1.001.001.001.001.001.00
 Sometimes1.38(1.02 to 1.86)1.27(0.94 to 1.71)1.25(0.92 to 1.69)1.25(0.92 to 1.69)1.22(0.90 to 1.65)1.18(0.87 to 1.59)
 Frequently2.32(1.49 to 3.61)1.92(1.23 to 2.99)1.67(1.05 to 2.67)1.94(1.24 to 3.02)1.89(1.21 to 2.94)1.65(1.04 to 2.60)
 I do not know1.35(0.73 to 2.48)1.16(0.63 to 2.15)1.10(0.60 to 2.04)1.16(0.63 to 2.13)1.11(0.60 to 2.04)1.03(0.56 to 1.91)
  • Model 1, age adjusted for; Model 2, age and previous psychotropic medication adjusted for; Model 3, age, previous psychotropic medication and childhood bullying adjusted for; Model 4, age, previous psychotropic medication and occupational class adjusted for; Model 5, age, previous psychotropic medication and body mass index adjusted for; and Model 6, all variables in Models 1–5 adjusted for (full model).