Table 4—

Odds ratios for CAC for selected risk factors

Risk factorOdds ratio parameter estimateWald 95% confidence limits
Triglycerides1.010.99–1.01
Lp(a)*1.021.01–1.03
BMI1.130.93–1.38
Duration of diabetes postpuberty0.850.67–1.07
Smoker4.971.14–21.62
  • Hosmer and Lemeshow’s C statistic = 5.4, 8 df, P = 0.71.

  • *

    * P = 0.05;

  • P = 0.03.