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Table 3 Adjusted relative risks for associations between various factors and statin prescription among statin eligible patients with diabetes at a specialised diabetes clinic in Botswana

From: Statin prescription among patients with type 2 diabetes in Botswana: findings and implications

CharacteristicRisk ratio95% Conf. Intervalp-value
Age, years1.0060.994–1.0170.362
CKD1.3541.055–1.7380.017
Hypertension1.3360.846–2.1100.213
BMI, kg/m21.0140.994–1.0340.16
High baseline LDL1.4881.173–1.8870.001
Diabetes duration, years1.0141.000–1.0270.048
Proteinuria0.9790.644–1.4880.922
CVD0.9010.623–1.3030.581
  1. Legend: BMI body mass index, CKD chronic kidney disease, CVD cardiovascular disease, LDL-C low-density lipoprotein cholesterol