Table 3

The association of sex, duration of disease and quality of diabetes control with diabetic neuropathy (result of multivariate analysis, logistic regression)

Variable

β

P-value

Odds ratio


Sex (male/female)

1.56

0.04

2.9

Duration of disease

5.1

0.005

1.1

Quality of diabetes control (fair/bad)

-2.2

<0.001

0.2

Quality of diabetes control (good/bad)

-1.2

0.04

0.3

Constant

-0.54

0.29

1.7


Booya et al. BMC Neurology 2005 5:24   doi:10.1186/1471-2377-5-24

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