Table 2

Effect of sex, age, socioeconomic status and ethnicity on Thyroglobulin (Tg) and TSH concentration
Tg TSH
Ratio (95% Cl)a P Ratio (95% Cl) P
Sex 1.14 (0.96,1.36) 0.134 1.03 (0.96,1.13) 0.366
SES 1.03 (0.97,1.11) 0.415 1.03 (0.98,1.07) 0.270
Age Category 0.86 (0.78,0.93) 0.000 1.02 (0.96,1.08) 0.596
Ethnicity 1.05 (0.98,1.13) 0.142 1.02 (0.99, 1.06) 0.212

aRatio (95% Confidence Interval) of log-transformed data by regression analysis.

Socioeconomic Status = SES.

Skeaff et al.

Skeaff et al. Nutrition Journal 2012 11:31   doi:10.1186/1475-2891-11-31

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