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Table 3 Event rates and relative risks for post stroke mortality and cardiovascular mortality in 104 697 patients with type 2 diabetes, stratified in four groups, by estimated glucose disposal rate (eGDR)

From: Estimated glucose disposal rate and risk of stroke and mortality in type 2 diabetes: a nationwide cohort study

Variable eGDR
(mg/kg/min)
Events/person-years Rate per 1000 person-years
(95% CI)
Crude hazard Ratio
(95% CI)
Age and sex-adjusted hazard ratio
(95% CI)
Multivariable adjusted hazard ratio*
(95% CI)
Mortality  < 4 783/5798 135.1 (125.8–144.9) 1.00 1.00 1.00
  4–6 1563/9601 162.8 (154.8–171.1) 1.19 (1.09–1.30) 0.91 (0.83–0.99) 0.82 (0.70–0.94)
  6–8 633/3727 169.8 (156.9–183.6) 1.24 (1.12–1.38) 0.92 (0.83–1.03) 0.75 (0.64–0.88)
   > 8 253/1801 130.5 (114.3–148.3) 0.99 (0.86–1.14) 0.82 (0.70–0.94) 0.68 (0.53–0.89)
Cardiovascular mortality  < 4 421/5798 72.6 (65.8–79.9) 1.00 1.00 1.00
  4–6 851/9601 88.6 (82.8–94.8) 1.20 (1.06–1.34) 0.91 (0.81–1.03) 0.82 (0.70–0.95)
  6–8 344/3727 92.3 (82.8–102.6) 1.24 (1.07–1.43) 0.91 (0.78–1.05) 0.75 (0.60–0.93)
   > 8 122/1801 67.7 (56.3–80.9) 0.97 (0.80–1.19) 0.80 (0.66–0.98) 0.65 (0.45–0.93)
  1. *Multivariable adjusted (see text statistics) not adjusted for variables including in the eGDR formula, i.e. HbA1c, waist circumference and blood pressure