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Table. 3.

Crude and Adjusted Odds Ratios and 95% Confidence Intervals for Functional Dyspepsia in Relation to Frequency of Meals

Variable Prevalence (%) Crude OR (95% CI) Adjusted OR (95% CI)
Functional dyspepsia
Frequency of meals
One per day 8/217 (4.8) 2.18 (0.97-4.25) 2.72 (1.19-5.42)
Two per day 48/2009 (2.2) 1.26 (0.89-1.77) 1.69 (1.16-2.43)
Three per day 112/6487 (1.7) 1.00 1.00
P for trend 0.001

Adjusted for sex, age, body mass index, drinking, smoking, heart murmur, anemia, and exercise habit.

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