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Table 4 Multivariate logistic regression analysis to determine the predictor of diabetic retinopathy in normolabuminuric people with type 2 DM

From: Predictors for diabetic retinopathy in normoalbuminuric people with type 2 diabetes mellitus

  DR
  Odds ratio 95 % CI P value
Age 1.00 0.97 – 1.04 0.872
Gender (female) 1.08 0.51 – 2.28 0.837
Systolic blood pressure 1.02 0.99 – 1.04 0.197
Duration of diabetes 1.01 1.01 – 1.02 < 0.001
Estimated GFR 1.00 0.99 – 1.02 0.985
Hemoglobin 0.73 0.59 – 0.91 0.004
Use of RAS inhibitors 1.83 0.92 – 3.62 0.084
Urinary albumin excretion rate tertiles    
I (< 4.26 μg/min) 1 - -
II (4.26 -7.21 μg/min) 1.34 0.52 – 3.44 0.543
III (> 7.21 μg/min) 4.04 1.71 – 9.57 0.001
  1. Abbreviations: DR, diabetic retinopathy; GFR, glomerular filtration rate; RAS, renin-angiotensin system.