Table 3

 Logistic regression-derived ORs of the associations between unfairness at baseline and poor functioning at follow-up

OR (95% CI)
Poor physical functioning (n = 1094)Poor mental functioning (n = 1199)
Participants (n)Adjusted for age, gender and physical functioning at baselineAdjusted for age, gender, physical functioning at baseline, employment grade, established coronary risk factors* and other psychosocial factorsAdjusted for age, sex and mental functioning at baselineAdjusted for age, gender, mental functioning at baseline, employment grade, established coronary risk factors* and other psychosocial factors
Only subjects with no missing data in any of the predictors were included in the models (n = 4835).
*Established coronary risk factors include high serum cholesterol, hypertension, obesity, exercise, smoking and alcohol consumption.
Other psychosocial risk factors include job strain, effort–reward imbalance and organisational justice.
Unfairness
    Null25821.001.001.001.00
    Low7681.48 (1.20 to 1.82)1.38 (1.11 to 1.71)1.41 (1.16 to 1.72)1.31 (1.07 to 1.60)
    Moderate10751.59 (1.33 to 1.92)1.46 (1.20 to 1.77)1.53 (1.28 to 1.82)1.40 (1.17 to 1.68)
    High4101.53 (1.18 to 1.99)1.32 (1.00 to 1.73)1.76 (1.37 to 2.26)1.54 (1.19 to 1.99)