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Table 3 Predictors of high pain-related disability

From: Identifying potential predictors of pain–related disability in Turkish patients with chronic temporomandibular disorder pain

Significant predictors OR (95% CI) p value
Somatization b 3.66 (1.16-11.49) 0.026
Jaw disability checklist b 1.63 (1.18-2.23) 0.002
CPI b 1.16 (1.07-1.27) 0.000
Joint pain a 0.22 (0.06-0.73) 0.014
  1. a Dichotomized variables: Joint pain (0 = having joint pain,1 = no having joint pain).
  2. bContinous variables: Somatization was measured by the 12- item somatization subscale of the of SCL-90-R; Jaw disability checklist which contains 12 items concerning limitations in activities related to mandibular functioning; CPI was evaluated through scoring items in the questionnaire about pain history. The patient’s score ranges from 0 to 100, with 100 being in the most pain.
  3. CI, confidence interval; OR, odds ratio.