Table 3—

Prevalence and multivariate-adjusted ORs for PAD in different cutoffs of Lp(a)

Lp(a) (mg/dL)PAD prevalenceAdjusted OR (95% CI)
Cutoff points (mg/dl)
 <3011.68 ± 7.515.81.000
 ≥3044.40 ± 11.5017.3*3.019 (1.433–6.360)*
 <13.36.85 ± 3.434.91.000
 ≥13.329.96 ± 14.4211.4*2.685 (1.203–5.994)
Tertiles
 I4.84 ± 2.275.41.000
 II13.33 ± 3.185.41.111 (0.418–2.951)
 III36.22 ± 13.3713.4*2.460 (1.044–5.798)
Quartiles
 I3.89 ± 1.813.61.000
 II9.49 ± 1.746.51.558 (0.465–5.216)
 III18.29 ± 3.506.41.740 (0.519–5.832)
 IV40.88 ± 12.3315.8*4.666 (1.531–14.221)*
Quintiles
 I3.28 ± 1.502.71.000
 II7.82 ± 1.197.11.967 (0.460–8.413)
 III13.09 ± 2.125.42.085 (0.461–9.423)
 IV22.29 ± 3.797.12.752 (0.642–11.797)
 V44.26 ± 11.5318.0*6.333 (1.629–24.612)*
Continuous1.043 (1.021–1.066)*
  • Data are means ± SD or percent.

  • *

    * P < 0.01;

  • P < 0.05.