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Table 2 Multivariate linear regression analysis for factors predicting EATT

From: Early atherosclerosis in normotensive patients with autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease: the relation between epicardial adipose tissue thickness and carotid intima-media thickness

  Univariate correlation Multivariate linear regression
r p OR p
Age 0.41 <0.001 0.35 ([− 0.02] to [0.71]) 0.06
ADPKD 0.417 <0.001 10.2 ([2.53] to [17.86]) 0.01
GFR −0.316 0.001 −0.17 ([− 0.39] to [0.04]) 0.11
BMI 0.29 0.002 0.87 ([− 0.2] to [1.94]) 0.11
Systolic BP 0.21 0.034 0.15 ([− 0.21] to [0.51]) 0.4
hs-CRP 0.512 <0.001 54.7 ([37.44] to [72.01]) <0.001
Uric acid 0.477 <0.001 0.05 ([− 2.85] to [2.96]) 0.9
LDL-C 0.216 0.027 −0.01 ([− 0.13] to [0.11]) 0.8
  1. Dependent variable: epicardial adipose tissue thickness (EATT)
  2. ADPKD autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease, BMI body mass index, BP blood pressure, GFR glomerular filtration rate, hs-CRP high sensitive C-reactive protein, LDL low density lipoprotein
  3. The results in italics identify the statistically significant values