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Table 3 Multivariate logistic regression analysis

From: Effect of combined treatment with bisphosphonate and vitamin D on atherosclerosis in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus: a propensity score-based analysis

Variables Odds ratio 95% CI p value
Age (per decade) 1.57 1.04–2.48 0.03
Duration of GC use (months) 1.00 0.997–1.005 0.73
Current dose of GC (mga/day) 0.96 0.90–1.01 0.12
BMD T-scoreb 0.66 0.40–1.04 0.07
BP + VD treatment 0.24 0.07–0.75 0.01
  1. CI confidence interval, GC glucocorticoid, BMD bone mineral density, BP bisphosphonate, VD vitamin D agent
  2. aPrednisolone equivalents
  3. bSmaller value of T-score was taken either for the lumber spine or femoral neck measurement