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Table 4 Standardized direct, indirect, and total effects of the modified model (N = 312)

From: Health-related quality of life among older adults who experienced the Pohang earthquake in South Korea: A cross-sectional survey

Endogenous variable Exogenous variable Total effect Direct effect Indirect effect
β p β p β p
HRQOL  ← Depression − 2.44  < 0.001 − 2.21  < 0.001 − 0.23  < 0.001
   ← Community resilience 6.05 0.001 6.05 0.001
   ← Social support 0.12 0.008 0.12 0.008
   ← PTSS − 0.07 0.403 − 0.11 0.193 0.03 0.164
   ← Disaster preparedness 0.69 0.031 0.28 0.359 0.40  < 0.001
Community resilience  ← Depression − 0.02  < 0.001 − 0.02  < 0.001
   ← Disaster preparedness 0.04  < 0.001 0.04  < 0.001
   ← PTSS 0.00 0.060 0.00 0.060
Social support  ← Depression − 0.67  < 0.001 − 0.67  < 0.001
   ← Disaster preparedness 1.17 0.002 1.17 0.002
   ← PTSS − 0.00 0.954 − 0.00 0.954
  1. Bootstrap replications 50; HRQOL = Health-related Quality of Life; PTSS = Posttraumatic stress symptoms