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Table 8 Regression coefficients (β) between cardiovascular risk score and extracellular volume fraction (ECV)

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) −0.072 / -0.012 [ −0.142 to −0.002 ] / [ −0.059 to 0.035 ] 0.043 / 0.612
Edinburgh (CVD) −0.013 / 0.014 [ −0.051 to 0.025 ] / [ −0.019 to 0.047 ] 0.497 / 0.397
DEATH (CHD) −0.035 / 0.013 [ −0.2 to 0.131 ] / [ −0.09 to 0.116 ] 0.68 / 0.806
DEATH (CVD) 0.004 / 0.056 [ −0.053 to 0.062 ] / [ 0.007 to 0.105 ] 0.88 / 0.025
MI −0.05 / -0.023 [ −0.199 to 0.098 ] / [ −0.097 to 0.05 ] 0.506 / 0.532
STROKE −0.012 / 0.086 [ −0.106 to 0.082 ] / [ −0.007 to 0.178 ] 0.805 / 0.069
Framingham (CVD) −0.01 / 0.022 [ −0.051 to 0.031 ] / [ −0.002 to 0.046 ] 0.618 / 0.071
NCEP 0.003 / -0.035 [ −0.047 to 0.052 ] / [ −0.087 to 0.017 ] 0.921 / 0.184
BNF −0.033 / 0.005 [ −0.079 to 0.012 ] / [ −0.028 to 0.038 ] 0.151 / 0.777
ASSIGN −0.007 / -0.016 [ −0.018 to 0.003 ] / [ −0.027 to −0.005 ] 0.177 / 0.003
PROCAM −0.033 / -0.328 [ −0.538 to 0.471 ] / [ −0.906 to 0.25 ] 0.897 / 0.264
Reynolds −0.083 / 0.041 [ −0.165 to −0.002 ] / [ 0.009 to 0.073 ] 0.044 / 0.013
MESA −0.005 / 0.154 [ −0.051 to 0.04 ] / [ 0.088 to 0.22 ] 0.817 / <0.001
ASCVD 0.01 / 0.001 [ −0.026 to 0.047 ] / [ −0.04 to 0.042 ] 0.579 / 0.957
  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.