Table 5

Adjusted multivariate regression modelling the comorbidities with β estimates greater than the minimally important difference of 267 for the Western Ontario Rotator Cuff index

β estimateSE95% CIp Value
Intercept−545.6179.11−703.23 to −387.98<0.01
Arthritis−194.95158.75−511.26 to 121.370.22
COPD/emphysema202.44621.16−1035.26 to 1440.130.75
Angina−790.68862.86−2509.98 to 928.610.36
Stroke or TIA−354.71628.64−1607.31 to 897.890.57
Visual impairment333.17226.20−117.55 to 783.890.15
Hearing impairment−292.39582.15−1452.34 to 867.560.62
Diabetes253.09192.68−130.83 to 637.010.19
  • COPD, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.