Table 5: Linear contrasts for comparisons between medication profiles.

Total groupNo chronic conditionChronic condition
Difference in BEE (df) Difference in BEE (df) Difference in BEE (df)

No medication versus any medication0.413.52 (1050)<0.0010.272.12 (664)<0.050.391.36 (363)0.18
CAM medication only versus conventional or both CAM and conventional medication0.433.84 (1050)<0.0010.372.94 (664)<0.010.261.08 (363)0.28

BEE: body-efficacy expectation.