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

Table 9

Standardized pathways and type of effects of Model 6.

Standardized pathways of Model 6
HypothesisStructural pathwaysPath coefficients (standardized) value

Obesity  blood pressure (ASBP)0.2080.019
Obesity  coronary risk0.2090.030
Blood pressure (ASBP)  coronary risk0.0660.509
PG  coronary risk0.1370.124
Fasting blood sugar  coronary risk0.0540.549
Age  blood pressure (ASBP)0.366
PG  blood pressure (ASBP)0.0800.337
Fasting blood sugar  blood pressure (ASBP)0.0290.727
Age  obesity0.2540.010
Age  fasting blood sugar0.2160.019
Age  visceral fat0.336
Age  waist circumference0.249
Age  PG0.1800.052

Type of effects of Model 6
Structural pathwaysThroughDirect effectIndirect effectTotal effect

Obesity  coronary riskBlood pressure (ASBP)0.2090.0140.223
PG  coronary riskBlood pressure (ASBP)0.1370.0050.142
Fasting blood sugar  coronary riskBlood pressure (ASBP)0.0540.0020.056
Obesity  blood pressure (ASBP)0.208NA0.208
Fasting blood sugar  blood pressure (ASBP)0.029NA0.029
PG  blood pressure (ASBP)0.080NA0.080
Blood pressure (ASBP)  coronary risk0.066NA0.066
Age  blood pressure (ASBP)0.366NA0.366
Age  fasting blood sugar0.216NA0.216
Age  obesity0.254NA0.254

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