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Table 6 Parameter estimates and their significance—multivariate logistic regression analysis

From: Risk factors of peripheral arterial disease: a case control study in Sri Lanka

Variable Category OR 95% CI for OR
Lower Upper
Diabetes mellitus by history No 1.0   
5–9 years 1.5 0.2 9.0
≥10 years 5.8 2.2 14.2
Dyslipidemia by history No 1.0   
5–9 years 2.6 0.7 8.8
≥10 years 4.9 2.1 16.2
Hypertension by history No 1.0   
5–9 years 2.6 0.7 8.8
≥10 years 3.8 1.8 12.7
Smoking status Never smoker 1.0   
Ever smoker 2.9 1.2 6.9
ElevatedHsCRP No (≤3 mg/l) 1.0   
Yes (>3 mg/ml) 3.7 1.2 12.0
Hyperhomocysteinemia No (≤15 mg/ml) 1.0   
Yes (>15 mg/ml) 3.0 1.1 8.1