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Table 3 Binary logistic regression analysis of independent variables associated with “combined cardiac and metabolic syndrome X”

From: Circulating adipokines and insulin resistance in subjects with combined cardiac and metabolic syndrome X

Factors p value OR 95 % CI
Lower limit Upper limit
Hypertension (with vs. without) 0.003 14.453 2.491 83.868
Body mass index (kg/m2) 0.593 1.055 0.866 1.286
Fasting glucose (mg/dL) 0.291 1.014 0.989 1.039
HDL-C (mg/dL) 0.200 0.949 0.876 1.028
Triglycerides (mg/dL) 0.024 1.011 1.001 1.021
Current smoking (yes vs. no) 0.069 4.969 0.883 27.974
HOMA-IR 0.881 0.981 0.763 1.261
Leptin (ng/mL) 0.758 1.007 0.965 1.050
Adiponectin (μg/mL) 0.638 0.978 0.893 1.072
Age (years) 0.491 1.025 0.955 1.100
Gender (male vs. female) 0.226 0.320 0.051 2.021
  1. Dependent variable: “combined cardiac and metabolic syndrome X”
  2. Independent variables: components of metabolic syndrome, adipokines, insulin-resistance index, smoking status, age, gender
  3. CI confidence interval, HDL-C high-density lipoprotein cholesterol, HOMA-IR homeostasis model assessment (HOMA) index of insulin-resistance = (fasting glucose mg/dL × fasting insulin μU/mL)/405, OR odds ratio