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Table 4 Results of unadjusted and adjusted logistic regressions of the association between UDNs and developmental vulnerability

From: Association between severe unaddressed dental needs and developmental health at school entry in Canada: a cross-sectional study

DomainsUnadjusted OR (95% CI)Adjusted OR (95% CI)
Overall vulnerability9.802 (8.881–10.819)8.434 (7.601–9.358)
Physical health & well-being9.957 (9.184–10.794)8.272 (7.588–9.019)
Social competence6.930 (6.399–7.506)5.380 (4.926–5.877)
Emotional maturity5.812 (5.367–6.295)4.584 (4.198–5.007)
Language and cognitive development8.557 (7.897–9.273)6.582 (6.030–7.185)
Communication skills & general knowledge8.876 (8.190–9.621)7.559 (6.909–8.270)
  1. Note. All analyses were statistically significant at p < .001. Adjustment was performed for age, sex, special needs, E/FSL, and area-level SES; OR = odds ratio; CI = confidence interval