Table 3

Cox proportional hazards model of the predictors of 15 years CVD mortality by multivariate analysis

VariableHR (95% CI)P
Age1.153 (1.114–1.193)<0.0001
Sex0.434 (0.259–0.728)0.0006
Fasting glucose1.009 (1.001–1.016)0.0253
MCP-1/CCL21.001 (1.000–1.002)0.0089
Cigarette smoking2.432 (1.110–5.328)0.035
  • Data are HR (95% CI). Only variables significant at P < 0.1 at univariate analysis were tested in the models. Only variables that remained significantly associated are shown.