Table 3—

Attributes significantly associated with erectile dysfunction in multivariate analysis

VariablePOdds ratio (95% CI)
Patients’ characteristics
    Age (10-year increments)<0.00011.81 (1.57–2.09)
    Physical activity (reference category: none)
        Work related0.570.79 (0.54–1.16)
        Leisure time0.980.74 (0.53–1.03)
        Both types0.00090.50 (0.35–0.71)
    Any alcohol consumption (reference category: none)0.03260.70 (0.51–0.97)
Clinical characteristics
    Diabetes duration (5-year increments)<0.00011.20 (1.10–1.31)
    A1C (1% increment)0.03681.09 (1.01–1.18)
    Any microvascular complications0.01991.39 (1.05–1.83)
    Cardiovascular disease0.00081.80 (1.28–2.54)
    Diuretics0.01351.87 (1.14–3.08)