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Table 4 Multivariable linear regression of (log) left ventricular mass to volume ratio

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

  Men Women
B p B (95% CI) p
Age (years) −0.001 (− 0.001–0.00) 0.14 0.001 (0.00–0.002) 0.012
Heart rate (bpm) 0.00 (−0.001–0.001) 0.94 0.00 (− 0.001–0.00) 0.49
Systolic BP (mmHg) −0.002 (− 0.003- − 0.001) < 0.001 -0.001 (− 0.002- -0.001) < 0.001
Diastolic BP (mmHg) 0.003 (0.002–0.004) < 0.001 0.004 (0.003–0.004) < 0.001
BMI (kg/m2) 0.005 (− 0.003–0.012) 0.20 0.008 (0.002–0.013) 0.008
LDL-Cholesterol (mmol/L) 0.01 (−0.008–0.028) 0.30 − 0.008 (− 0.02–0.005) 0.23
HDL-Cholesterol (mmol/L) −0.001 (− 0.009–0.007) 0.79 0.003 (− 0.005–0.01) 0.46
Triglycerides (mmol/L) 0.015 (0.003–0.027) 0.012 0.018 (0.008–0.027) < 0.001
Smoking status 0.00 (−0.001–0.001) 0.85 −0.001 (− 0.001–0.00) 0.033
Pack years 0.003 (0.001–0.005) 0.001 0.001 (0.00–0.002) 0.028
Family history of CVD −0.003 (− 0.018–0.012) 0.70 0.002 (− 0.008–0.013) 0.69
SIMD 0.001 (− 0.001–0.004) 0.31 0.001 (− 0.001–0.003) 0.34
Compliance − 0.12 (− 0.16- -0.091) < 0.001 −0.12 (− 0.15- -0.086) < 0.001
SAS 0.005 (0.002–0.008) 0.002 0.002 (0.00–0.004) 0.062
Model R2 0.19 < 0.001 0.23 < 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