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Table 1 Univariate logistic regression analysis: variables associated with calcification score divided by the median (n = 198 patients)

From: Vascular calcification in patients with type 2 diabetes: the involvement of matrix Gla protein

  Odds ratio (95% confidence interval) p
Age 1.07 (1.03; 1.11) <0.0001
Ln [t-ucMGP] 0.27 (0.11; 0.63) 0.003
Ln [dp-ucMGP] 1.88 (1.21; 2.91) 0.005
Gender 2.56 (1.36; 4.75) 0.006
Previous CVD 2.56 (1.36; 4.75) 0.004
  1. For abbreviations, please refer to Table 3.
  2. Variables not significantly associated: diabetes duration, smoking status, VKA treatment, body mass index, SBP, DBP, GFR-MDRD, glycaemia, HbA1c, microalbuminuria, IL6, cholesterol, C-reactive protein, 25(OH) Vit D, calcium, phosphate.