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Table 2 Multivariate analysis of T2DM as an risk factor for CTS adjusting for gender, age and BMI

From: Type 2 diabetes seems not to be a risk factor for the carpal tunnel syndrome: a case control study

model (n =1591) B p-value OR (95% CI)
Model 1    
T2DM 0.571 0.003 1.77 (1.22-2.58)
Gendera 0.945 <0.001 2.57 (2.08-3.18)
Model 2    
T2DM 0.389 0.048 1.48 (1.00-2.17)
Gendera 0.953 <0.001 2.59 (2.09-3.22)
BMIb 0.060 <0.001 1.06 (1.04-1.09)
Model 3    
T2DM -0.014 0.946 0.99 (0.66-1.47)
Gendera 0.976 <0.001 2.65 (2.13-3.31)
Age 0.034 <0.001 1.03 (1.03-1.04)
BMIb 0.064 <0.001 1.07 (1.04-1.09)
  1. B = coefficient of logistic regression.
  2. aMale gender is reference category.
  3. bImputation was used for 229 patients with a missing value for BMI in the CTS group and for 12 controls.