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Table 7 Associations between PI and QBYY-Q scores

From: Validation of the qi blood yin yang deficiency questionnaire on chronic fatigue

   QD BD YnD YgD
Crude QD-Q score Reference 0.05 (0.01, 0.26) *** 0.17 (0.02, 0.61) ** 0.07 (0.01, 0.44) *
BD-Q score Reference 10.97 (2.10, 57.19) ** 1.25 (0.25, 6.32) 4.99 (0.90, 27.60)
YnD-Q score Reference 1.32 (0.21, 8.18) 10.69 (1.72, 66.42) * 0.66 (0.10, 4.51)
YgD-Q score Reference 0.64 (0.17, 2.32) 0.28 (0.07, 1.13) 14.64 (3.80, 56.38) ***
Model 1 QD-Q score Reference 0.04 (0.01, 0.24) *** 0.12 (0.02, 0.66) * 0.05 (0.01, 0.40) **
BD-Q score Reference 5.88 (1.04, 33.12) 1.07 (0.20, 5.79) 2.39 (0.38, 14.18)
YnD-Q score Reference 2.12 (0.32, 14.19) 12.57 (1.90, 83.07)** 1.22 (0.16, 9.20)
YgD-Q score Reference 0.53 (0.14, 2.01) 0.27 (0.07, 1.10) 13.56 (3.40, 53.99) ***
  1. Odds ratio OR (95 % confidence interval) obtained from multinomial logistic regression, qi deficiency was used as a reference category, Model 1 adjusted for sex and age, QD qi deficiency, QD-Q qi deficiency questionnaire, BD blood deficiency, BD-Q blood deficiency questionnaire, YnD yin deficiency, YnD-Q yin deficiency questionnaire, YgD yang deficiency, YgD-Q yang deficiency questionnaire, FL factor loading
  2. * <0.05, ** <0.01, *** <0.001