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Table 6 Multinomial regression of factors predicting nutritional status membership at follow-up (n = 81)

From: The association between nutrient intake, nutritional status and physical function of community-dwelling ethnically diverse older adults

  Remained At Risk/Malnourished Changed to At-Risk/Malnourished Changed to Normal
B SE OR (95% CI) B SE OR (95% CI) B SE OR (95% CI)
BMI 0.19 0.2 1.21 (0.81–1.80) 0.26 0.12 1.29 (1.01–1.65)* 0.29 0.31 1.34 (0.72–2.48)
HGS −0.08 0.1 0.92 (0.75–1.13) −0.16 0.07 0.85 (0.74–0.98) −0.16 0.13 0.85 (0.66–1.11)*
WC −0.12 0.1 0.89 (0.73–1.08) 0.09 0.06 1.10 (0.97–1.24)* 0.39 0.18 1.48 (1.04–2.10)
Age 0.06 0.09 1.07 (0.90–1.27) 0.12 0.06 1.13 (1.00–1.28) 0.36 0.14 1.43 (1.09–1.87)
IMD 0.21 0.46 1.23 (0.50–3.05) 0.40 0.19 1.49 (1.03–2.16)* 1 0.38 2.71 (1.30–5.68)*
SPPB −0.26 0.32 0.77 (0.41–1.45) −0.49 0.22 0.61 (0.40–0.94)* − 0.85 0.45 0.43 (0.18–1.03)
Fibre −0.28 0.15 0.75 (0.56–1.02) −0.1 0.06 0.91 (0.81–1.02) −0.07 0.11 0.93 (0.75–1.15)
Vitamin D 0.16 0.13 1.18 (0.92–1.51) −0.05 0.1 0.95 (0.78–1.16) 0.12 0.18 1.13 (0.79–1.60)
Vitamin B6 1.17 1.53 3.23 (0.16–64.96) 0.05 0.78 1.05 (0.23–4.79) 0.11 1.44 1.12 (0.07–18.7)
Male 3.07 1.9 21.56 (0.52–892.87) 0.5 0.8 1.64 (0.34–7.90) −1.53 1.86 0.22 (0.01–8.31)
Female 1    1    1   
Married 0.2 1.41 1.22 (0.08–19.22) 0.93 0.93 2.54 (0.41–15.67) 1.76 2.08 0.25 (0.10–3.43)
No married 1    1    1   
Educated 2.55 1.9 12.85 (0.31–527.7) 1.20 1.07 3.32 (0.41–26.83) −16.41 0 0.743 (0.07–0.09)
No education 1    1    1   
Number diseases ≤2 −0.54 1.81 0.59 (0.02–20.21) − 1.28 0.93 0.28 (0.05–1.71) −2.18 1.9 0.25 (0.03–4.69)
Number diseases > 2 1    1    1   
  1. Reference category: Remained Normal; OR Odds Ratio, SE Standard Error, 95% CI Confidence Interval, SPPB Short Physical Performance Battery, IMD Index of Multiple Deprivation, BMI Body Mass Index, R2 = 0.63 (Nagelkerke) **P value < 0.01 *P value < 0.05