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Table 4 Multivariate logistic regression analysis of the associations between patient characteristics and VTE in ACLR group

From: Does anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction increase venous thromboembolism risk compared with knee meniscectomy under arthroscopy?

Patient characteristics Total VTE Major VTE
P value OR [95% CI] P value OR [95% CI]
Age 0.213 1.06 [0.97–1.15] 0.567 1.04 [0.90–1.20]
Sex (male) 0.235 2.21 [0.60–8.13] 0.422 2.50 [0.27–23.46]
BMI 0.035 1.19 [1.10–1.40] 0.503 1.10 [0.83–1.46]
Smoking 0.630 0.55 [0.05–6.35] 0.998 0.00 [0.00–0.00]
Concomitant surgery 0.222 0.47 [0.14–1.58] 0.904 1.15 [0.11–12.03]
Caprini score 0.294 0.47 [0.11–1.94] 0.783 0.72 [0.07–7.35]
Tourniquet time 0.851 1.00 [0.98–1.03] 0.454 1.02 [0.97–1.06]
  1. ACLR anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction, VTE venous thromboembolism, OR odds ratio, BMI body mass index