Table 2

Summary of the full and reduced multivariable logistic regression model.

Variables

Degree of Freedom

Type*

P value


Full model including all of the following variables (P = 0.04)


Femoral fixation type

1

C

0.7


Femoral Component Size

1

N

0.5


Primary DX

1

C

0.95


Sex

1

C

0.27


Age

1

N

0.67


T-score

2**

C

0.002


BMI

1

N

0.02


Reduced model only including significant variables (P = 0.002)


T-score

2**

C

0.002


BMI

1

N

0.02


* C = Category; N = Numerical

** Grouped with T≥0, 0 > T > -1.5, and T≤ -1.5

Gross and Liu Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2012 7:1   doi:10.1186/1749-799X-7-1

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