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Table. 1.

Table. 1.

Multiple linear regression analyses of defense styles (Model 1) and defense mechanisms (Model 2) as predictors of body image dissatisfaction of female adolescents when controlling for BMI

Model 1 (n=871) Model 2 (n=871)
B Standard error β p-value B Standard error β p-value
Intercept -3.691 0.661 <0.001 -3.622 0.656 <0.001
Age (years) -0.003 0.036 -0.003 0.924 -0.008 0.036 -0.006 0.835
HADS-A score 0.029 0.010 0.091 0.003 0.015 0.010 0.046 0.149
Weekend exposure duration (h) to sunlight between 10:00 to 15:00 -0.068 0.026 -0.070 0.010 -0.064 0.026 -0.066 0.014
BMI 0.230 0.010 0.621 <0.001 0.225 0.010 0.609 <0.001
Immature defense style 0.005 0.060 0.003 0.929
Self-repressive defense style -0.047 0.051 -0.032 0.352
Conflict-avoiding defense style 0.054 0.041 0.047 0.183
Consumption 0.031 0.035 0.025 0.378
Projection 0.093 0.042 0.069 0.028
Omnipotence -0.050 0.029 -0.047 0.086
Adjusted R2 0.407 0.411
F 85.379 (p<0.001) 87.022 (p<0.001)

Dependent variable: body image dissatisfaction, as measured by the figure rating scale. HADS-A, Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale-anxiety; BMI, body mass index

Psychoanal 2022;33:56-62 https://doi.org/10.18529/psychoanal.2022.33.3.56
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