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Table 5 Risk factors to osteoporosis

From: Oxidative stress as a risk factor for osteoporosis in elderly Mexicans as characterized by antioxidant enzymes

  OR CI P value
Sex (female) 4.47 1.25 – 16.02 0.022
Age (≥ 70 years) 3.45 1.21 – 9.81 0.020
Oxidative stress 2.79 1.08 – 7.23 0.034
Cigarette smoking 3.18 0.62 – 16.29 0.165
Alcohol intake (≥ 2 cups/day) 2.16 0.77 – 6.00 0.140
Overweight (BMI ≥ 27) 0.36 0.14 – 0.93 0.035
  1. Logistic regression, R2 = 0.255, p < 0.01; OR = odds ratio; CI = confidence interval