Table 4

Association of cardiovascular risk factors with OAP and/or OAC treatment
Risk factor OAP or OAC OAP OAC OAP and OAC
Pharmacologically treated hypertension 3.62 3.48 3.12 3.87
(3 - 4.37) (2.88 - 4.21) (1.56 - 6.23) (0.46 - 32.58)
p < 0.01 p < 0.01 p < 0.01 NS
Previus myocardial infarct 2.53 2.67 0.71 2.19
(1.93 - 3.31) (2.06 - 3.45) (0.43 - 1.19) (0.8 - 5.95)
p < 0.01 p < 0.01 NS NS
Previous stroke 2.84 2.19 2.31 0.38
(2.11 - 3.83) (1.65 - 2.91) (1.35 - 3.96) (0.05 - 3.05)
p < 0.01 p < 0.01 p < 0.01 NS
History of atrial fibrilation 1.54 0.95 9.01 1.64
(1.25 - 1.89) (0.77 - 1.16) (5.74 - 14.14) (0.59 - 4.57)
p < 0.01 NS p < 0.01 NS
Coronary heart disease (without myocardial infarct) 1.66 1.65 1.2 4.15
(1.32 - 2.08) (1.32 - 2.05) (0.77 - 1.86) (1.47 - 11.71
p < 0.01 p < 0.01 NS p = 0.01
Congestive heart failure 1.67 1.36 1.87 1.97
(1.28 - 2.17) (1.06 - 1.76) (1.2 - 2.92) (0.69 - 5.63)
p < 0.01 p = 0.02 p = 0.01 NS
Pharmacologically treated diabetes 1.22 1.23 0.91 0.34
(1.02 - 1.47) (1.03 - 1.47) (0.6 - 1.4) (0.09 - 1.22)
p = 0.03 p = 0.02 NS NS
Pharmacologically treated dyslipidaemia 2.77 2.5 1.84 3.61
(2.32 - 3.31) (2.11 - 2.98) (1.22 - 2.76) (1.2 - 10.88)
p < 0.01 p < 0.01 p < 0.01 p = 0.02
Current smoker 0.78 0.8 0.72 0.39
(0.58 - 1.06) (0.6 - 1.09) (0.32 - 1.62) (0.05 - 3.28)
NS NS NS NS
Previus smoker 0.92 0.97 0.61 0.32
(0.76 - 1.11) (0.8 - 1.17) (0.38 - 0.97) (0.11 - 0.94)
NS NS p = 0.04 p = 0.04
Overweight/obesity 0.91 0.82 2.44 1.44
(0.75 - 1.09) (0.68 - 0.98) (1.33 - 4.5) (0.39 - 5.31)
(BMI ≥ 25 kg/m2) NS p = 0.03 p < 0.01 NS
Sex (male) 1.44 1.33 2.07 4.14
(1.2 - 1.73) (1.11 - 1.6) (1.32 - 3.25) (1.34 - 12.78)
p < 0.01 p < 0.01 p < 0.01 p = 0.01

Data are presented as OR (95%CI) and p-value.

OAP - Oral antiplatelet drugs, OAC - Oral anticoagulant drugs.

Labuz-Roszak et al.

Labuz-Roszak et al. BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2012 12:98   doi:10.1186/1471-2261-12-98

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