Table 2—

Independent baseline CAD predictors, both sexes, by type of first CAD event, Cox proportional hazards model

Type CADVariablesHR (95% CI)POther variables made available for modeling
Total CADDuration2.18 (1.74–2.73)<0.001Apo A1/HDL ratio
Hypertension2.16 (1.40–3.32)<0.001Corrected QT interval
WBC1.35 (1.11–1.59)0.002ON
HDL cholesterol0.72 (0.58–0.91)0.005BDI
Non-HDL cholesterol1.33 (1.08–1.59)0.007

Ever smoke
1.58 (1.05–2.38)
0.028

n = 568, −2LL = 1,101.5
Hard CADDuration2.55 (1.74–3.75)<0.001BDI, and in model without eGDR
ON2.78 (1.29–6.02)0.009Hypertension
Non-HDL cholesterol1.36 (1.02–1.82)0.036
WBC1.52 (1.14–2.01)0.004

eGDR
2.7 (1.3–5.6)
0.007

n = 519, −2LL = 372.6
AnginaDuration2.36 (1.64–3.38)<0.001HbA1
Hypertension3.06 (1.63–5.75)<0.001DSP
Ever smoke2.15 (1.18–3.90)0.012

BDI
1.40 (1.06–1.84)
0.016

n = 387, −2LL = 458.4
  • Data are hazard ratios (95% CI). Hazard ratio (HR) yes/no or change per SD; SD WBC = 1.92 × 103, duration = 7.5 years, eGDR = 1.93 mg · kg−1 · min−1, creatinine = 1.0 mg/dl, BDI = 6.48, HbA1 = 1.84 mg%, ApoA1/HDL = 0.52, non-HDL cholesterol = 43.0 mg/dl, HDL cholesterol = 12.4 mg/dl.