Table 2: Odds ratios for receiving medical advice by race/ethnicity.

Dependent variableIndependentModel 1Model 2Model 3

Told to eat less fatMA1.48 (1.09, 2.04)1.59 (1.14, 2.20)1.60 (1.14, 2.26)
OH1.10 (0.81, 1.48)1.13 (0.82, 1.56)1.15 (0.82, 1.60)
BNH1.70 (1.36, 2.12)1.59 (1.37, 1.99)1.49 (1.19, 1.86)
WNH1.001.001.00

Told to control or lose weightMA1.54 (1.12, 2.12)1.58 (1.12, 2.21)1.55 (1.07, 2.25)
OH1.75 (1.33, 2.31)1.77 (1.32, 2.39)1.75 (1.26, 2.41)
BNH1.37 (1.11, 1.70)1.38 (1.11, 1.71)1.21 (0.95, 1.54)
WNH1.001.001.00

Told to exerciseMA1.65 (2.23, 2.22)1.64 (1.21, 2.23)1.64 (1.20, 2.26)
OH1.56 (1.20, 2.04)1.56 (1.19, 2.06)1.54 (1.15, 2.07)
BNH1.71 (1.41, 2.08)1.51 (1.24, 1.85)1.35 (1.09, 1.68)
WNH1.001.001.00

Model 1: adjusted for age and gender (and BMI for “told to control or lose weight”).
Model 2: adjusted for age, gender, BMI, current smoker, education, and health insurance.
Model 3: adjusted for age, gender, BMI, current smoker, education, health insurance, coronary heart disease, diabetes, and hypertension.