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Table 5 Comparison of standardised rates using direct and logistic regression approaches

From: Standardisation of rates using logistic regression: a comparison with the direct method

Disease Sex Direct1 Logistic2
subclinical hyperthyroidism Male 1.98 (1.44, 2.51) 1.98 (1.82, 2.14)
  Female 2.60 (1.96, 3.25) 2.64 (2.46, 2.84)
  Total 2.34 (1.90, 2.77) 2.34 (2.21, 2.47)
subclinical hypothyroidism Male 2.19 (1.61, 2.77) 2.08 (1.92, 2.26)
  Female 3.66 (2.92, 4.41) 3.65 (3.43, 3.89)
  Total 3.04 (2.54, 3.53) 2.88 (2.74, 3.02)
  1. 1 standardised by age group and sex
  2. 2 standardised by age and sex