Table 3

Univariable and multivariable associations for B-type natriuretic peptide

Univariable regression analysisMultivariable regression analysis*: r2=0.18
Coefficient95% CIP valueCoefficient95% CIP value
Age (per 10 years)0.60.49 to 0.71<0.0010.540.41 to 0.67<0.001
Male−0.32−0.54 to −0.100.005−0.33−0.60 to −0.060.016
Hypertension0.310.09 to 0.540.007
Hyperlipidaemia0.550.33 to 0.77<0.001
Diabetes−0.22−0.58 to 0.140.23
Documented CAD0.740.35 to 1.12<0.0010.460.09 to 0.840.016
Family history of CAD−0.07−0.30 to 0.150.52
Ex-smoker0.22−0.03 to 0.470.082
Current smoker−0.24−0.54 to 0.050.11
BMI (log2)−0.45−0.87 to −0.030.035
Systolic blood pressure (log2)0.610.06 to 1.160.028
Diastolic blood pressure (log2)−0.36−0.90 to 0.180.19
CT-adapted Leaman score (log2)0.20.13 to 0.26<0.0010.120.05 to 0.190.001
Indexed left ventricular mass (log2)−0.3−0.71 to 0.110.15
Indexed left ventricular volume (log2)0.3−0.15 to 0.740.191.240.79 to 1.69<0.001
Creatinine (log2)−0.39−0.71 to −0.060.019−0.42−0.74 to −0.110.008
  • *All covariates were included in the final multivariable linear regression model; only those with p<0.05 are presented. Full modelling is presented in online supplementary table 2.

  • BMI, body mass index; CAD, coronary artery disease.