Table 4: The meta-regression results among 6 studies under the additive genetic model for the association of Mink S38G gene polymorphism with AF in the Chinese population.

CoefficientStandard error value value95% confidence interval

SS10.03877490.00474768.170.004*0.0236658~0.0538841
SG1−0.01127730.0012901−8.740.003*−0.015383~−0.0071717
_cons0.35009160.03072311.400.001*0.2523172~0.4478659

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Coefficient: regression coefficient; the regression coefficients are the estimated increase in the lnOR per unit increase in the covariates; cons: constant item; SS1: SS genotype number of AF group sample size; SG1: SG genotype number of AF group sample size.