Journal of Ophthalmology / 2016 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Retinal Vessel Diameters and Their Relationship with Cardiovascular Risk and All-Cause Mortality in the Inter99 Eye Study: A 15-Year Follow-Up

Table 2

Association between retinal vessel diameters and the risk of ischemic heart disease (IHD) after adjustment for age.

Total number Central retinal artery equivalent diameter (CRAE), µm
Coefficient (µm)95% confidence interval value

Risk of ischaemic heart disease (IHD)%−0.2−1.5 to 1.00.685


Central retinal vein equivalent diameter (CRVE), µm

Risk of ischaemic heart disease (IHD)%3.31.5 to 5.0<0.001

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