Table 3

 Multivariate analysis of factors associated with diabetes, Zwyat Razin, 2003

OR (95% CI)p Value
HCV, hepatitis C virus; LDL, low density lipoprotein.
*OR for an increase of 10 years of age.
†See section on Definitions in Subjects and methods.
Age*1.48 (1.10 to 1.98)0.009
Family history of diabetes
    No10.001
    Yes3.56 (1.68 to 7.52)
Systolic blood pressure
    Normal10.004
    Prehypertensive†1.65 (0.46 to 6.88)
    Hypertensive†5.30 (1.67 to 16.8)
LDL (mg/dl)
    <80 (low)0.62 (0.18 to 2.06)0.003
    80–129 (normal)1
    ⩾130 (borderline and high)3.16 (1.45 to 6.88)
HCV infection status
    Never infected10.01
    Past infection3.18 (1.21 to 8.41)
    Chronic infection3.05 (1.19 to 7.81)