Table 3—

Robustness of findings: RRs of medium and high tertiles compared to low tertile with different definitions of tertiles and diabetes

Calcium score tertileNondiabetic subjects (hard events/any event)
Diabetic subjects (hard events/any event)
Tertiles based on nondiabetic subjectsBased on full cohortStrict definition of diabetes, based on nondiabetic subjectsTertiles based on nondiabetic subjectsBased on full cohortBased on diabetic subjectsStrict definition of diabetes, based on nondiabetic subjects
Medium1.0/1.71.2/2.11.1/1.9*1.3/1.41.5/1.51.8/2.11.2/1.1
High2.6*/3.4*2.8*/3.6*2.7*/3.5*1.4/1.71.5/1.81.4/1.41.4/1.7
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    * P < 0.05 compared to low tertile.