TableĀ 3

Predictors of subclinical coronary atherosclerosis in population classified as low risk by NCEP guideline

Any plaque (n=243)Significant stenosis (n=28)Significant stenosis caused by NCP (n=18)
UnivariateMultivariate*UnivariateMultivariate*UnivariateMultivariate*
p ValueOR (95% CI)p ValueOR (95% CI)p ValueOR (95% CI)p ValueOR (95% CI)p ValueOR (95% CI)p ValueOR (95% CI)
Age<0.0011.06 (1.05 to 1.08)<0.0011.09 (1.07 to 1.11)<0.0011.07 (1.03 to 1.12)<0.0011.10 (1.05 to 1.15)0.2391.03 (0.98 to 1.09)
Male gender<0.0013.02 (2.29 to 3.99)<0.0014.54 (3.31 to 6.22)<0.0014.61 (1.95 to 10.9)<0.0017.26 (2.88 to 18.30)0.0035.34 (1.75 to 16.29)0.0064.86 (1.59 to 14.88)
BMI (kg/m2)<0.0011.12 (1.07 to 1.16)0.3501.05 (0.94 to 1.18)0.3081.07 (0.94 to 1.23)
Hypertension0.3841.26 (0.75 to 2.11)0.0211.94 (1.11 to 3.39)0.5740.56 (0.76 to 4.17)0.9170.90 (0.12 to 6.80)
Family history of premature CHD0.4261.18 (0.79 to 1.75)0.8800.91 (0.27 to 3.04)0.9450.95 (0.22 to 4.16)
Smoking0.8400.84 (0.53 to 1.32)0.5220.62 (0.15 to 2.65)0.9801.02 (0.23 to 4.46)
Glucose, mg/dl<0.0011.02 (1.01 to 1.04)0.0321.03 (1.00 to 1.06)0.1141.03 (0.99 to 1.07)
Total cholesterol, mg/dl<0.0011.01 (1.01 to 1.02)0.0021.02 (1.01 to 1.03)0.0041.02 (1.01 to 1.03)
Triglyceride, mg/dl<0.0011.01 (1.00 to 1.01)0.2541.00 (1.00 to 1.01)0.1981.00 (1.00 to 1.01)
HDL-cholesterol, mg/dl0.0170.99 (0.98 to 1.00)0.0770.97 (0.94 to 1.00)0.9680.97 (0.93 to 1.01)
LDL-cholesterol, mg/dl<0.0011.02 (1.01 to 1.02)<0.0011.02 (1.01 to 1.02)0.0011.02 (1.01 to 1.04)<0.0011.02 (1.01 to 1.04)<0.0011.03 (1.01 to 1.04)0.0011.03 (1.01 to 1.05)
BUN, mg/dl<0.0011.09 (1.05 to 1.13)0.0471.11 (1.00 to 1.23)0.0391.14 (1.01 to 1.28)
Serum creatinine, mg/dl<0.0018.38 (3.82 to 18.40)<0.00110.99 (1.31 to 91.97)0.02619.55 (1.43 to 267.11)
Uric acid, ml/dl<0.0011.35 (1.24 to 1.48)0.0031.44 (1.14 to 1.83)0.0021.57 (1.18 to 2.10)
CRP, mg/dl0.6981.03 (0.90 to 1.18)0.8140.92 (0.46 to 1.85)0.1040.10 (0.00 to 18.21)
  • *Forward conditional logistic regression analysis adjusting with age, male gender, BMI, hypertension, history of stroke, family history CHD, smoking, total cholesterol, LDL-cholesterol, HDL-cholesterol, triglyceride, BUN, serum creatinine, uric acid and CRP.

  • Other abbreviations as in table 1.