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Table 5 Significant determinants of the utility index among women with breast cancer

From: Quality of life of women with breast cancer in a tertiary referral university hospital

Variables MLR
Unstandardized coefficients Standardized coefficients beta 95% CI t-stat p value
Bb Std error
(Constant) 0.691 0.035 0.052 (0.621–0.761) 19.534 0.000
Traditional medicine       
 No 0.092 0.04 0.179 (0.014–0.171) 2.324 *0.021
 [Yes]
Household income (RM)       
 3000–5000 0.096 0.043 0.173 (0.011–0.180) 2.243 *0.026
 [> 10000]
  1. Dependent variable = utility index; [] = Reference; b = crude regression coefficient
  2. *p < 0.05; MLR Multiple Linear Regression (forward MLR was applied); R sq = 0.064; R-sq (adj) = 0.052