Table 1

Receipt of lipid-lowering pharmacotherapy among Atherosclerosis Risk in Community (ARIC) surveillance patients (1999–2002): results from regression models for selected variables
Variable Prevalence ratio 95% CI
Model 1
nINC
Low nINC 0.89 0.79, 1.01
Medium nINC 0.98 0.91, 1.07
High nINC 1.00 ref
Gender
Female 0.91 0.84, 0.98
Male 1.00 ref
Race
Black 0.86 0.76, 0.97
White 1.00 ref
Model 2
nINC
Low nINC 0.91 0.81, 1.03
Medium nINC 1.00 0.92,1.08
High nINC 1.00 ref
Gender
Female 0.92 0.85, 1.00
Male 1.00 ref
Race
Black 0.90 0.79, 1.02
White 1.00 ref
Hospital type
Teaching 0.87 0.79, 0.96
Non-teaching 1.00 ref
Medical history
Hypertension 0.99 0.92, 1.06
Diabetes 1.05 0.97, 1.14
Heart failure 0.72 0.65, 0.79

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