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Table 6 Independent association between Hb and DR

From: Association between neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio, platelet-to-lymphocyte ratio, and diabetic retinopathy among diabetic patients without a related family history

Exposure Model Model I Model II
Hb group OR (95%CI) P OR (95%CI) P OR (95%CI) P
Continuous Hb 0.95 (0.93, 0.96) 0.000** 0.95 (0.94,0.97) 0.000** 0.96 (0.94, 0.97) 0.000**
70–132(g/L) 1 1 1
133–143(g/L) 0.32 (0.17, 0.61) 0.000** 0.38 (0.19, 0.73) 0.004** 0.88 (0.44, 1.74) 0.707
144–157(g/L) 1.61 (0.95, 2.71) 0.076 2.02 (1.12, 3.62) 0.019* 0.27 (0.12, 0.60) 0.001**
158–195(g/L) 0.07 (0.04, 0.13) 0.000** 0.09 (0.05,0.20) 0.000** 0.95 (0.93, 0.97) 0.000**
P for trend 0.000** 0.000** 0.000**
  1. Model: Univariate model; Model I: adjusting for age, gender, and diabetes course; Model II: adjusting for age, gender, diabetes course, hypertension, BMI, Scr, WBC, NLR, PLR, BUN, TG, FPG, HbA1C
  2. Hb hemoglobin, OR odds ratios, CI confidence intervals, BMI body mass index, Scr serum creatinine, WBC white blood cell, NLR neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio, PLR platelet-to-lymphocyte ratio, BUN blood urea nitrogen, TG triglycerides, FPG fasting plasma glucose, HbA1c glycated hemoglobin A1c
  3. *P < 0.05, **P < 0.01