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Table 2 Independent associates of diabetes-related lower extremity amputation at baseline in Fremantle Diabetes Study Phase 1 (FDS1) and 2 (FDS2). Odds ratios and 95 % confidence intervals (CI) are shown

From: Temporal changes in the prevalence and associates of diabetes-related lower extremity amputations in patients with type 2 diabetes: the Fremantle Diabetes Study

  FDS1 FDS2
Odds ratio (95 % CI) P-value Odds ratio (95 % CI) P-value
History or peripheral bypass or revascularisation 40.15 (8.02–201.09) <0.001 33.50 (6.93–161.86) <0.001
Past hospitalisation for/current foot ulcer    91.65 (19.40–433.08) <0.001
Fasting serum glucose (increase of 1 mmol/L)    1.36 (1.14–1.62) 0.001
Ln (urinary albumin:creatinine ratio (mg/mmol)) 2.04 (1.25–3.32) 0.004   
Cerebrovascular disease 6.11 (1.28–29.16) 0.023   
Peripheral sensory neuropathy 7.52 (1.16–49.01) 0.035