Table 2

 Clinical and patient history parameters significantly associated with intestinal metaplasia at the oesophagogastric junction (according to multiple logistic regression analysis)

ParameterOdds ratio95% CIp Value
CI, confidence interval.
Gastric intestinal metaplasia1.7161.013–2.9060.045
Age over 50 y1.6421.058–2.5490.027
Male sex1.5241.008–2.3040.046