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Table 3 Logistic regression analyses of dichotomized common MS symptoms (1 = never to sometimes, 2 = usually to always) as dependent variables, and disability (EDSS 0-6.5) and heat sensitivity (1 = yes/0 = no) as independent variables

From: Sensitivity to heat in MS patients: a factor strongly influencing symptomology - an explorative survey

MS symptoms EDSS Heat sensitivity R2Nagelkerke
  OR 95%Cl P-value OR 95%Cl P-value  
Fatigue 1.15 0.98-1.32 0.086 2.55 1.48-4.25 <0.001 .136
Leg weakness 1.51 1.26-1.81 <0.001 2.21 1.24-3.93 0.007 .274
Spasms 1.79 1.43-2.22 <0.001 1.65 0.77-3.50 0.194 .232
Balance problems 1.62 1.34-1.94 <0.001 1.48 0.83-2.65 0.181 .285
Concentration difficulties 1.08 0.92-1.28 0.354 3.40 1.85-6.25 <0.001 .123
Pain 1.09 0.92-1.29 0.344 3.55 1.87-6.77 <0.001 .136
Paraesthesia 1.20 1.02-1.41 0.026 2.10 1.21-3.64 0.008 .095
Urination urgency 1.27 1.05-1.54 0.016 2.75 1.28-5.90 0.009 .256