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Comparative Analysis of Some Structural Equation Model Estimation Methods with Application to Coronary Heart Disease Risk

Table 5

Standardized pathways and type of effects of Model 2.

Standardized pathways of Model 2
HypothesisStructural pathwaysPath coefficients (standardized) value

Obesity  blood pressure0.2090.027
Obesity  coronary risk0.2150.029
Blood pressure  coronary risk0.0960.397
PG  blood pressure0.0890.317
Obesity  PG0.0920.351
Fasting blood sugar  blood pressure0.0510.570
Age  visceral fat0.336
Age  waist circumference0.249
Age  obesity0.2540.010
Age  blood pressure0.391
Age  coronary risk0.1610.116
Age  fasting blood sugar0.2160.019
Age  PG0.1560.102

Types of effects in Model 2
Structural pathwaysThroughDirect effectIndirect effectTotal effect

Obesity  blood pressure0.209NA0.209
Obesity  coronary riskBlood pressure0.2150.0200.235
Age  coronary riskObesity0.1610.0550.216
Obesity   blood pressure0.2090.0080.217
Age  coronary riskBlood pressure0.1610.0380.199
Age  fasting blood sugar0.216NA0.216
Age  blood pressureObesity0.3910.0530.444
Fasting blood sugar  blood pressure0.051NA0.051

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