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Table 5 Multivariable linear regression analysis assessing AS as an independent predictor of areal BMD

From: Alterations of bone mineral density, bone microarchitecture and strength in patients with ankylosing spondylitis: a cross-sectional study using high-resolution peripheral quantitative computerized tomography and finite element analysis

  βa 95 % confidence interval p value Adjusted R 2
L1–L4 spine –0.02 –0.10 to 0.06 0.656 0.097
Total hip –0.11 –0.17 to –0.05 0.000 0.223
Femoral neck –0.09 –0.15 to –0.37 0.001 0.242
Distal 1/3 radius 0.01 –0.03 to 0.04 0.926 0.316
Ultradistal radius –0.02 –0.05 to 0.02 0.421 0.316
  1. aMultivariable models adjusted for age and sex
  2. AS ankylosing spondylitis, BMD bone mineral density
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