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Table 2 Mean and weekly effects of hormones on mood and somatic symptoms. Estimates reflect the magnitude of change in the dependent variable associated with 1 SD change in the independent variable

From: Testosterone and depressive symptoms during the late menopause transition

  Testosterone E1G T/E1G, adjusting for T and E1G
Estimate (SE) p-value Estimate (SE) p-value Estimate (SE) p-value
Mean hormone levels
 VMS number 0.22 (0.38) .568 − 1.38 (0.59) .011 0.62 (0.48) .198
 VMS bother 0.19 (0.09) .036 − 0.20 (0.09) .043 0.14 (0.06) .018
 Sleep quality − 0.04 (0.09) .587 0.10 (0.06) .136 − 0.34 (0.09) .0001
 CES-D score − 1.12 (0.85) .502 − 2.07 (1.76) .243 1.65 (1.39) .241
Week-to-week hormone levels
 VMS number 0.05 (0.24) .833 − 0.25 (0.14) .070 0.19 (0.20) .345
 VMS bother 0.09 (0.04) .049 − 0.07 (0.00) .020 0.01 (0.04) .800
 Sleep quality 0.07 (0.08) .391 − 0.05 (0.06) .403 − 0.07 (0.09) .412
 CES-D score − 0.16 (0.82) .841 − 0.34 (0.48) .377 1.57 (0.76) .041