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Table 6 Multivariate analysis of factors associated with facet degeneration

From: Relationship between facet tropism and facet joint degeneration in the sub-axial cervical spine

  P OR 95%CI
Gender
 Male 0.009 1.611 1.126 2.304
 Female Reference    
Age
  < 50 0.000 3.873 2.673 5.610
  ≥ 50 Reference    
Level
 C2-C3 0.000 0.196 0.081 0.473
 C3-C4 0.002 0.312 0.148 0.655
 C4-C5 0.004 0.338 0.162 0.703
 C5-C6 0.002 0.313 0.153 0.643
 C6-C7 Reference    
T-angle 0.750 1.013 0.935 1.098
S-angle 0.328 0.986 0.959 1.014
C-angle 0.782 0.989 0.912 1.072
Tropism-T
 Symmetric 0.001 4.703 1.879 11.769
 Moderate 0.009 3.126 1.325 7.376
 Severe Reference    
Tropism-S
 Symmetric 0.000 8.405 4.284 16.490
 Moderate 0.000 5.976 2.895 12.334
 Severe Reference    
Tropism-C
 Symmetric 0.901 0.945 0.389 2.300
 Moderate 0.869 1.070 0.480 2.383
 Severe Reference    
  1. OR odds ratio, CI confidence interval