International Journal of Endocrinology / 2018 / Article / Tab 4

Research Article

Elevated Serum Total Bilirubin Concentrations Are Negatively Associated with Diabetic Retinopathy among the Chinese Northeastern Population

Table 4

Odds ratios (95% CI) for risk of DR according to STBC.

Model 1Model 2Model 3
OR (95% CI)OR (95% CI)OR (95% CI)

Continuous0.91 (0.89, 0.94)<0.0010.93 (0.90, 0.96)<0.0010.95 (0.93, 0.99)0.007
Tertiles
 Q11.00 (reference)1.00 (reference)1.00 (reference)
 Q20.50 (0.32, 0.78)0.0020.46 (0.28, 0.73)0.0020.51 (0.30, 0.87)0.014
 Q30.23 (0.15, 0.35)<0.0010.26 (0.16, 0.41)<0.0010.37 (0.22, 0.64)<0.001

Model 1: unadjusted model; Model 2: adjusted for sex, age, BMI, and duration of diabetes; Model 3: adjusted for the variables in model 2 and SBP, DBP, FPG, HbA1c, TC, TG, HDL-C, LDL-C, BUN, Cr, UA, Fasting insulin, urine microalbumin, C-peptide, and fibrinogen.