Journal of Diabetes Research / 2014 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Cumulative Effects of Hypertension, Dyslipidemia, and Chronic Kidney Disease on Carotid Atherosclerosis in Chinese Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

Table 2

The effect of atherosclerosis risk factors on carotid plaque score in subjects with type 2 diabetes ( ).

ParametersNumber of total
Plaque score
Odds ratio95% CI value
LowerUpper

Gender (No. of female)671.220.552.710.634
Age (>60 years)502.751.266.000.011*
Hypertension602.481.115.580.027*
Dyslipidemia652.411.055.510.037*
CKD57.801.4641.720.016*

value indicates significant difference. 95% CI: 95% confidence interval. CKD: chronic kidney disease.