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Figure 2 | Cardiovascular Diabetology

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From: Clinical features of subclinical left ventricular systolic dysfunction in patients with diabetes mellitus

Figure 2

The incremental advantage of using sequential logistic models for the prediction of GLS < 18%. A model based on clinical variables including gender, type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM) and DM duration (χ 2 = 24.1) was improved by the addition of hypertriglyceridemia and overweight /obesity (χ 2 = 45.6; p < 0.001), and further improved by the addition of nephropathy and neuropathy (χ 2 = 70.2; p < 0.001).

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