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Table 3 Percentage of Older Adults Receiving Clinical Preventive Services and With Unmet Healthcare Needs by Latent Class Membership.

From: Patterns of perceived barriers to medical care in older adults: a latent class analysis

  Latent Class
Health Service/Unmet Need Class 1
(No Barriers)
Class 2
(Availability)
Class 3
(Accommodation)
Class 4
(Severe Barriers)
Flu shot, % 64.9 57.7* 59.4** 47.7**
Cholesterol screening, % 83.4 75.8** 75.8** 66.5**
Blood pressure screening, % 97.3 95.2* 95.3** 88.9**
Routine physical examination, % 81.3 74.4* 71.5** 63.5**
Unmet medical need, % 5.4 9.2** 11.3** 27.3**
  1. N = 5,465. One asterisk (*) indicates significance at the 5% level while two asterisks (**) indicates significance at the 1% level. Percentages are adjusted for predisposing, enabling, need variables. All statistical significance is relative to the "No Barriers" group.