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Table 3 Univariate analysis of explanatory variables and multiple foot disease risk factor group outcome variable

From: Prevalence of active foot disease and foot disease risk factors in a subacute inpatient rehabilitation facility: a cross-sectional prevalence study

Variable Odds ratio (95% CI) pvalue
Sex 1.214 (0.455 – 3.238) 0.700
Age 1.027 (0.974 – 1.083) 0.305
Hypertension 0.624 (0.248 – 1.566) 0.315
Dyslipidaemia 0.466 (0.183 – 1.184) 0.103*
Smoker 1.022 (0.313 – 3.338) 0.972
Diabetes 1.673 (0.585 – 4.786) 0.341
CVD 1.192 (0.482 – 2.95) 0.703
CKD 1.159 (0.349 – 3.853) 0.810
ESRF 6.720 (0.666 – 67.819) 0.077*
Neuropathy# 8.526 (2.087 – 34.831) 0.001**
PAD# 4.026 (1.263 – 12.838) 0.017**
  1. * = p Value of < 0.25, resulting in variable being included into initial multivariate model.
  2. ** = p Value of < 0.05, indicating a correlation between variables.
  3. #Self-reported history.
  4. CI: Confidence Intervals; CVD: Cardiovascular disease; CKD: Chronic kidney disease; ESRF: End stage renal failure; PAD: Peripheral arterial disease.