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Table 3 Results of a multiple logistic regression analysis with the presence of asymptomatic CAD as the dependent variable in diabetic patients

From: Silent coronary artery disease in type 2 diabetes mellitus: the role of Lipoprotein(a), homocysteine and apo(a) polymorphism

PREDICTORS Odds Ratio 95% Confidence Intervals p-value
MODEL 1
Microalbuminuria 7.09 2.65–18.96 <0.001
Smoking 2.72 1.17–5.85 <0.02
High Lp(a) levels 2.62 1.01–6.79 <0.05
Low HDL 2.39 1.06–5.38 <0.05
High tHcy levels 2.04 1.03–4.06 <0.05
MODEL 2
Apo(a) phenotypes 8.65 3.05–24.55 <0.001
Microalbuminuria 6.16 2.21–17.18 <0.01
Low HDL 3.16 1.28–7.81 <0.05
Smoking 2.53 1.05–6.08 <0.05
High tHcy levels 2.25 1.14–4.43 <0.05
  1. Model 1, potential predictors: hypertension, family history of CAD, smoking, microalbuminuria, HbA1c, BMI, Lp(a), tHcy, cholesterol, triglycerides, LDL, HDL. Model 2, potential predictors: hypertension, family history of CAD, smoking, microalbuminuria, HbA1c, BMI, Lp(a), tHcy, cholesterol, triglycerides, LDL, HDL, Apo(a) phenotypes.