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Table. 5.

Univariate analysis for the association of health habit with the number of well-controlled clinical outcomes or not by subgroup analysis of medication

Medication Maintenance stage Not maintenance stage



Well-controlled clinical outcome Not increased(n=195) Increased(n=48) P-value Not increased(n=18) Increased(n=1) P-value
Age (y) 0.217 >0.999
≥65 100 (51.3) 30 (62.5) 6 (33.3) 0 (0.0)
Sex 0.828 >0.999
Female 116 (59.5) 30 (62.5) 10 (55.6) 1 (100.0)
Positive thinking 0.195 0.779
In maintenance stage 147 (75.4) 41 (85.4) 6 (33.3) 1 (100.0)
Regular exercise 0.047 0.581
In maintenance stage 109 (55.9) 35 (72.9) 4 (22.2) 1 (100.0)
Balanced diet 0.043 0.581
In maintenance stage 131 (67.2) 40 (83.3) 4 (22.2) 1 (100.0)
Proactive living 0.053 0.779
In maintenance stage 142 (72.8) 42 (87.5) 6 (33.3) 1 (100.0)
Regular check-ups 0.305 0.870
In maintenance stage 170 (87.2) 45 (93.8) 7 (38.9) 1 (100.0)
Helping others 0.053 >0.999
In maintenance stage 81 (41.5) 28 (58.3) 4 (22.2) 0 (0.0)
Regular religious life 0.287 0.870
In maintenance stage 111 (56.9) 32 (66.7) 7 (38.9) 1 (100.0)
Quitting smoking >0.999 >0.999
In maintenance stage 181 (92.8) 45 (93.8) 14 (77.8) 1 (100.0)
Cutting back on alcohol 0.835 >0.999
In maintenance stage 170 (87.2) 43 (89.6) 10 (55.6) 1 (100.0)
Work-life balance 0.442 >0.999
In maintenance stage 150 (76.9) 40 (83.3) 4 (22.2) 0 (0.0)
Living with loved ones 0.342 0.466
In maintenance stage 166 (85.1) 44 (91.7) 3 (16.7) 1 (100.0)

Values are presented as number (%).

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