Table 3: Interaction between physical neglect and 5-HTTLPR genotypes to predict outcome variables.

Multiple Regression Mediation Analysis
Physical neglect in childhood 5-HTTLPR interaction 5-HTTLPR interactiona
B 95% CI p B 95% CI p Effect 95% CI p
Neurotic trait 0.155 0.01-0.11 0.001 0.103 -0.02-0.37 0.088 0.002 -0.002-0.012 >0.05
Anxiety symptoms 0.281 0.52-1.25 0.001 0.043 -0.97-2.11 0.467 0.007 0.009-0.084 >0.05
Perceived stress 0.23 0.26-0.77 0.001 0.014 -0.94-1.20 0.809 0.001 -0.010-0.043 >0.05
Hazardous alcohol use (AUDIT) 0.05 -0.01-0.02 0.397 0.093 -0.16-1.32 0.128 0.007 -0.006-0.040 >0.05
Hazardous alcohol use (ASSIST) 0.01 -0.01-0.02 0.871 0.176 0.04-0.20 0.004 0.006 -0.016-0.079 >0.05

Note: a Indirect effect of physical neglect on neurotic trait, anxiety symptoms, perceived stress and hazardous alcohol use via 5-HTTLPR genotypes.

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