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Table 5 Direct and Indirect Effects of Baseline CRS on Adiposity Change

From: Latent variables and structural equation models for longitudinal relationships: an illustration in nutritional epidemiology

effect Males Females
  Estimate Standard error* Estimate Standard error*
1 (direct) 0.012 0.0070 -0.0096 0.0069
2 (indirect through CRS change) 0.0036 0.0028 0.0040 0.0031
3 (indirect through baseline adiposity) -0.0037 0.0021 -0.0012 0.0011
1+2 (partial) 0.016 0.0064 -0.0056 0.0064
1+2+3 (total) 0.012 0.0065 -0.0068 0.0064
  1. *Obtained by bootstrapping the sampled subjects 1000 times