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Table 5 Results from multiple linear regression analysis with BMD at different measuring sites

From: Prevalence and risk factors of low bone mineral density in spondyloarthritis and prevalence of vertebral fractures

  AP lumbar spine BMDa Femoral Neck BMDa Total hip BMDa
BMI 0.01 [0.01; 0.02] 0.01 [0.01; 0.02] 0.01 [0.01; 0.02]
Gender    
(Male/female)    0.04 [0.01; 0.09]
Physician’s global assessement −0.01 [−0.03; −0.01]   −0.01 [−0.02; 0.0]
BASFI   −0.01 [−0.02; −0.01]  
  1. aRegression-coefficient [95%IC]. BMD bone mineral density, BMI body mass index, BASFI bath ankylosing spondylitis functional index