Skip to main content

Table 7 Regression coefficients (β) between cardiovascular risk score and partition coefficient (λ)

From: The association between cardiovascular risk and cardiovascular magnetic resonance measures of fibrosis: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA)

Risk score β (msec/%) women/men CI (95%) women/men p-value women/men *†
Edinburgh (CHD) −0.00053 / 0.00001 [ −0.00129 to 0.00023 ] / [ −0.00046 to 0.00047 ] 0.168 / 0.980
Edinburgh (CVD) −0.00006 / 0.00029 [ −0.00045 to 0.00033 ] / [ −3e-05 to 0.00061 ] 0.764 / 0.080
DEATH (CHD) −0.00049 / 0.00049 [ −0.00216 to 0.00118 ] / [ −0.00054 to 0.00152 ] 0.566 / 0.350
DEATH (CVD) −0.00019 / 0.0007 [ −0.00083 to 0.00046 ] / [ 0.00021 to 0.00119 ] 0.568 / 0.005
MI 0.00031 / 0.00004 [ −0.00111 to 0.00173 ] / [ −0.00071 to 8e-04 ] 0.664 / 0.908
STROKE −0.00024 / 0.00098 [ −0.00115 to 0.00067 ] / [ 6e-05 to 0.00189 ] 0.608 / 0.037
Framingham (CVD) −0.00011 / 0.00032 [ −5e-04 to 0.00028 ] / [ 8e-05 to 0.00055 ] 0.579 / 0.008
NCEP −0.00003 / -0.00025 [ −0.00056 to 5e-04 ] / [ −0.00077 to 0.00027 ] 0.924 / 0.348
BNF −0.00027 / 0.00013 [ −0.00074 to 2e-04 ] / [ −2e-04 to 0.00045 ] 0.262 / 0.448
ASSIGN −0.00007 / -0.00013 [ −0.00018 to 4e-05 ] / [ −0.00024 to -2e-05 ] 0.214 / 0.024
PROCAM 0.00324 / -0.00428 [ −0.0021 to 0.00858 ] / [ −0.01063 to 0.00208 ] 0.234 / 0.187
Reynolds −0.00016 / 0.00047 [ −0.00085 to 0.00053 ] / [ 0.00014 to 8e-04 ] 0.645 / 0.006
MESA −0.00007 / 0.00067 [ −0.00061 to 0.00047 ] / [ 0.00014 to 0.00121 ] 0.799 / 0.013
ASCVD −0.00002 / 0.00048 [ −0.00044 to 4e-04 ] / [ 3e-05 to 0.00093 ] 0.914 / 0.035
  1. *Bold indicates p < 0.05.
  2. Data represented as regression coefficient for women/men.
  3. β = regression coefficient expressed as ms/per unit % change in risk score.