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Table 5 C-statistic of Lp(a) categories for predicting recurrent CVEs

From: Lipoprotein (a) predicts recurrent worse outcomes in type 2 diabetes mellitus patients with prior cardiovascular events: a prospective, observational cohort study

Models C-statistic (95% CI) ΔC-statistic (95% CI) p value
Total patients (n = 2284)
 Original model 0.660 (0.595–0.726) Reference  
 Original model + Lp(a) categories 0.689 (0.625–0.753) 0.029 (0.006–0.062) 0.047
  1. Original model was using the SMART risk score model