TABLE 4

Relative risk of MI according to metabolic syndrome or/and high oxLDL

Model 1
 Age1.01 (0.95–1.07)
 Sex2.55 (1.70–3.81)
 Ethnicity1.03 (0.71–1.49)
 Smoking status1.00 (0.99–1.01)
 Metabolic syndrome2.11 (1.46–3.04)
Model 2
 Age1.01 (0.95–1.08)
 Sex2.41 (1.61–3.59)
 Ethnicity1.04 (0.72–1.51)
 Smoking status1.00 (0.99–1.01)
 OxLDL
  2nd quintile1.29 (0.66–2.52)
  3rd quintile1.79 (0.96–3.36)
  4th quintile1.82 (0.97–3.42)
  5th quintile2.25 (1.22–4.15)
Model 3
 Age1.01 (0.95–1.07)
 Sex2.62 (1.78–3.86)
 Ethnicity1.06 (0.73–1.53)
 Smoking status1.00 (0.99–1.01)
 Metabolic syndrome1.97 (1.35–2.86)
 OxLDL
  2nd quintile1.20 (0.61–2.35)
  3rd quintile1.65 (0.88–3.10)
  4th quintile1.63 (0.86–3.07)
  5th quintile1.87 (1.00–3.49)
  • Data are relative risk ratio (95% CI), determined by logistic regression analysis comparing subjects with to subjects without the metabolic syndrome and/or subjects in higher quintiles to subjects in the lowest quintile of oxLDL.