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Table 4 Virtual Histology-Intravascular Ultrasound parameters amongst study groups

From: Increased plasma BMP-2 levels are associated with atherosclerosis burden and coronary calcification in type 2 diabetic patients

Variable Univariate Adjusted for risk factors
  Estimate SE P Estimate SE P
SYNTAX score 2.78 0.76 0.0005 2.5 0.79 0.0026
Lumen volume index, (mm3/mm) −0.34 0.13 0.0126 −0.273 0.13 0.042
Plaque volume index, (mm3/mm) 0.61 0.25 0.018 0.58 0.27 0.035
Dense calcium, (mm3/mm) 0.29 0.09 0.0028 0.31 0.10 0.0025
  1. CAD, Coronary artery disease; SE, Standard error; Data are expressed as parameter estimates with standard errors. Risk factors adjusted for in multivariate analysis: age, gender, hypertension, hyperlipidemia and smoking.