Table 3

Results of multivariate logistic regression analysis investigating predictors of persistent villous atrophy at follow-up duodenal biopsy

Adjusted OR (95% CI)P value*
Age at diagnosis ≥45 years1.99 (1.21 to 3.27)<0.01
Classical pattern of CD2.18 (1.31 to 3.64)<0.01
Lack of clinical response to GFD2.32 (1.42 to 3.79)<0.001
Poor GFD adherence49.30 (26.30 to 92.20)<0.001
  • *P<0.05 for statistical significance.

  • CD, coeliac disease; GFD, gluten-free diet.