TABLE 4.

Generalized Estimating Equation Parameter Estimates for Repeated-Measures Multinomial Generalized Linear Model of Patient Characteristics and ACE Commitment Level on A1C Over Time

ParameterEstimate*SEzP
Female0.0470.2040.230.8175
Education0.0600.0930.650.5188
Income0.0270.0460.580.5628
Age–0.0140.012–1.100.2728
Self-rated health0.0040.0950.040.9697
Time0.0170.1230.140.8893
Low commitment–1.1840.394–3.000.0027
Moderate commitment–0.8220.330–2.490.0128
High commitment0.0000.000Ref.Ref.
Time × low commitment0.4710.1812.590.0095
Time × moderate commitment0.3920.1532.560.0105
Time × high commitment0.0000.000Ref.Ref.
  • * Generalized estimating equation parameter estimate. Ref., reference category.