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Table 3 Determination of odds ratio for the CAD risk factors among CAD and CON groups

From: The Glu27 genotypes of the Beta2-adrenergic receptor are predictors for severe coronary artery disease

Risk factor Status CAD CON Odds ratio [95% C.I] p value
Genotype C/C 391 379 reference - -
  C/G 337 129 2.53 1.96 – 3.27 < .001
  G/G 45 20 2.18 1.23 – 3.90 .004
Age < 40 128 113 reference - -
  ≥ 40 645 415 1.37 1.03 – 1.84 .027
Elevated Chol No 138 106 reference -  
  Yes 635 422 1.16 0.86 – 1.55 .313
Elevated TG No 208 138 reference - -
  Yes 565 390 1.19 0.91 – 1.56 .188
DM No 375 306 reference - -
  Yes 398 222 1.46 1.16 – 1.84 < .001
FH No 540 372 reference - -
  Yes 233 156 1.03 0.80 – 1.32 .817
Gender F 296 230 reference - -
  M 477 298 1.24 0.99 – 1.57 .057
Hypertension No 86 60 reference - -
  Yes 687 468 1.02 0.71 – 1.47 .894
MI No 543 364 reference - -
  Yes 230 164 0.94 0.73 – 1.20 < .614
  1. Chol, Cholesterol; DM, Diabetes Mellitus; FH, family history; MI, Myocardial infarction on admission; TG, Triglycerides. Elevated serum triglycerides (> 1.8 mmol/L); Elevated total cholesterol (> 5.2 mmol/L).