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Aortic Arch Calcification Is a Strong Predictor of the Severity of Coronary Artery Disease in Patients with Acute Coronary Syndrome

Table 3

The predictive value of AAC grades for intermediate–high SS.

VariableUnivariateP valueP value
OR, 95% CIOR, 95% CI

AAC grade 0ReferenceReference
AAC grade 18.00, 5.10–12.56<0.00112.95, 7.85–21.36<0.001
AAC grade 265.51, 40.43–106.16<0.001191.76, 103.17–356.43<0.001
AAC grade 398.21, 47.96–201.08<0.001527.81, 198.24–1405.28<0.001

variables included in multivariable analysis were age, diabetes, dyslipidemia, history of MI, history of CA, known PVD, smoking, ACS types, DBP, CK-MB, cTnI, fibrinogen categories, CRP, LDL-C, HDL-C, TG, FPG, HbA1c, CKD stages, LVEF, beta-blockers, CCBs, insulin, sulfonyl urea, and alpha-glucosidase inhibitors.
OR indicates odds ratio; for other abbreviations, see Table 1.

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