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Table 3 Backward multivariable linear regression of (Log) SAS

From: Systemic arteriosclerosis is associated with left ventricular remodeling but not atherosclerosis: a TASCFORCE study

  Men Women
B (95% CI) p B (95% CI) p
Age (years) 0.01 (0.007–0.013) < 0.001 0.008 (0.005–0.01) < 0.001
Heart rate (bpm) − 0.001 (− 0.003–0.002) 0.50 0.002 (− 0.001–0.004) 0.14
Systolic BP (mmHg) 0.002 (− 0.002–0.003) 0.41 0.002 (− 0.001–0.005) 0.17
Diastolic BP (mmHg) 0.000 (− 0.005–0.004) 0.87 -0.001 (− 0.005–0.002) 0.49
BMI (kg/m2) − 0.006 (− 0.013–0.001) 0.11 −0.003 (− 0.007–0.002) 0.22
LDL-Cholesterol (mmol/L) 0.02 (− 0.006–0.005) 0.12 0.027 (0.004–0.05) 0.022
HDL-Cholesterol (mmol/L) −0.03 (− 0.10–0.036) 0.35 0.010 (− 0.042–0.061) 0.72
Triglycerides (mmol/L) 0.02 (− 0.01–0.05) 0.19 0.007 (− 0.024–0.037) 0.67
Smoking status 0.038 (− 0.008–0.083) 0.10 −0.003 (− 0.041–0.035) 0.87
Pack years 0.003 (0.000–0.005) 0.022 0.004 (0.001–0.006) 0.002
Family history of CVD 0.04 (−0.016–0.097) 0.16 0.023 (−0.020–0.067) 0.29
SIMD −0.009 (− 0.019–0.001) 0.069 −0.003 (− 0.011–0.004) 0.40
Compliance 0.005 (− 0.12–0.13) 0.93 0.02 (− 0.10–0.14) 0.75
Model R2 0.16 < 0.001 0.11 < 0.001
  1. BMI body mass index, BP blood pressure, CVD cardiovascular disease, HDL high density lipoprotein, LDL low density lipoprotein, SAS standardised atheroma score, SIMD Scottish Index of Multiple Deprivation
  2. P-values < 0.05 highlighted in bold