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Table 1 Regression-adjusted ORs for having completed a bachelor's degree and being employed among subjects age 22-50 with SLE*

From: Long-term education and employment outcomes in pediatric-onset systemic lupus erythematosus

Variable OR for having a bachelor's degree (95% CI)† OR for being employed (95% CI)
Bachelor's degree completed   
Pediatric-onset SLE 0.89 (0.46-1.74) 0.42 (0.20-0.87)
Age 0.96 (0.92-1.00) 0.98 (0.94-1.02)
Female 0.97 (0.40-2.37) 0.62 (0.22-1.75)
Ethnicity   
Caucasian referent referent
Latino 0.24 (0.09-0.64) 2.21 (0.87-5.60)
African American 0.29 (0.11-0.77) 0.52 (0.20-1.38)
Asian 1.7 (0.82-3.5) 0.71 (0.33-1.54)
Other 0.55 (0.23-1.31) 0.68 (0.27-1.68)
Renal disorder 1.48 (0.89-2.49) 0.82 (0.47-1.44)
SLAQ   1.00 (0.96-1.04)
SF36-PF   1.06 (1.03-1.09)
Education¶   2.51 (1.46-4.32)
  1. *OR = odds ratio; 95% CI = 95% confidence interval; SLAQ = Systemic Lupus Activity Questionnaire; SF36-PF = SF-36 Scale of Physical Functioning
  2. †OR from logistic regression, adjusted for variables shown
  3. ¶Completion of bachelor's degree or higher.