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Table 4 Results from GEE models analysing the association between longitudinal impact exercise (31 to 46 years) and midlife vertebral CSA

From: High-impact exercise in adulthood and vertebral dimensions in midlife - the Northern Finland Birth Cohort 1966 study

  Men (n = 459) Women (n = 564)
Crude Adjusteda Crude Adjusteda
β (95% CI) β (95% CI) β (95% CI) β (95% CI)
Participation in impact exercise
 Participant vs. non-participant −3.7 (−30.7; 23.3) 3.3 (−21.9; 28.6) 25.4 (5.3; 45.6) 34.3 (14.6; 54.0)
  1. aAdjusted for vertebral height and BMI at age 46. β Beta estimate (mm2). CI Confidence interval