TABLE 2

Chronic Illness β Coefficients and P Values for Unadjusted and Multivariable Models by Cohort

Cohort ACohort BCohort C
βPβPβP
General health
 Unadjusted model−5.51<.001−.38.67−3.43.1
 Multivariable model−3.39.02.17.83−4.37.05
Life satisfaction
 Unadjusted model−2.41.01−.49.54.87.5
 Multivariable model−1.15.29−.03.97−.22.88
  • Multivariable models include child age in years, sex (male = 1), race (white [reference], African American, and other race), ethnicity (Hispanic = 1), single-parent household, maternal mental health, annual family income, and child stress.