Table 2

 Logistic univariate and multivariate analysis of the contribution of available determinants for hand pain (n = 7983)

DeterminantFrequency (%)R2 in univariate analysisOdds ratio (95% CI)
Univariate analysisMultivariate model†
Total explained variance of hand pain with all determinants in the multivariate logistic regression model was 19.8%.
*Thyroid disease consists of hypothyroidism, hyperthyroidism, or other thyroid disease.
†Determinants with p value >0.2 omitted from the multivariate logistic regression model.
BMI, body mass index; CI, confidence interval.
Rheumatoid arthritis3.60.08212.4 (9.5 to 16.2)9.5 (6.9 to 13.1)
Pain in neck/shoulder22.00.0763.5 (3.1 to 4.0)2.5 (2.1 to 2.8)
Osteoarthritis in any joint24.20.0683.2 (2.8 to 3.6)2.7 (2.3 to 3.2)
Female sex61.10.0432.6 (2.2 to 3.0)2.0 (1.7 to 2.4)
Thyroid disease*16.90.0091.7 (1.5 to 2.1)1.4 (1.1 to 1.8)
BMI ⩾ = 30 kg/m214.50.0041.4 (1.2 to 1.7)1.1 (0.9 to 1.3)
History of fracture (hand/wrist)13.80.0021.4 (1.1 to 1.7)1.3 (0.9 to 1.8)
Diabetes6.70.0011.3 (1.0 to 1.6)1.1 (0.8 to 1.5)
Manual occupation28.30.0011.1 (1.0 to 1.3)0.9 (0.7 to 1.0)
Gout0.80.0001.6 (0.9 to 2.9)1.4 (0.6 to 2.9)
Stroke4.60.0001.0 (0.7 to 1.3)
Age ⩾70 years48.20.0001.0 (0.9 to 1.2)
Parkinson’s disease1.00.0001.1 (0.6 to 2.1)