Table 3

 Associations of baseline characteristics with self assessed health in 23654 men

Adjusted mean differences in self assessed health* (95% CI)p Value
*Adjusted simultaneously for age, social deprivation, diastolic BP, systolic BP, blood relative had AAA, and centre. †Reference category.
Age at randomisation<0.0005
    65–690.00†
    70–74−1.5 (−2.1 to −1.0)
Social deprivation rank<0.0005
    1st quartile (least deprived)0.00†
    2nd quartile−0.3 (−1.0 to 0.4)
    3rd quartile−1.7 (−2.5 to −1.0)
    4th quartile (most deprived)−3.8 (−4.6 to −3.0)
Median diastolic BP<0.0005
    1st quartile (low)0.00†
    2nd quartile1.8 (1.0 to 2.6)
    3rd quartile2.5 (1.7 to 3.4)
    4th quartile (high)1.9 (1.0 to 2.9)
Median systolic BP0.96
    1st quartile (low)0.00†
    2nd quartile1.6 (0.8 to 2.3)
    3rd quartile0.3 (−0.5 to 1.1)
    4th quartile (high)−0.2 (−1.2 to 0.7)
Blood relative had abdominal<0.0005
aortic aneurysm (AAA)0.00†
    No/don’t know−3.2 (−4.7 to −1.8)
    Yes