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Table 2 Multiple linear regression analysis

From: Co- and multimorbidity patterns in primary care based on episodes of care: results from the German CONTENT project

Response variable Explanatory variables Proportion of explained variance (adjusted R2) Adjusted regression coefficient β p
Different prescriptions Age 0.28 0.315 <0.0001
  Gender   0.008 n.s.
  Number of chronic conditions   0.226 <0.0001
Referrals Age 0.39 0.178 <0.0001
  Gender   0.053 <0.0001
  Number of chronic conditions   0.300 <0.0001
Encounters Age 0.37 0.043 <0.0001
  Gender   0.029 <0.0001
  Number of chronic conditions   0.510 <0.0001