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Table 3 Association between brachial FMD and MCPT ≥ 2.0 mm

From: Endothelial dysfunction is associated with carotid plaque: a cross-sectional study from the population based Northern Manhattan Study

  Odds Ratio 95% Confidence Interval
FMD (per 1% decrease) 1.10 1.04 – 1.18
Age (per year) 1.11 1.08 – 1.11
Current Smoking 2.30 1.28 – 4.44
Male 1.11 0.69 – 1.92
Systolic Blood Pressure (per mmHg) 0.99 0.97 – 1.01
Diabetes 1.39 0.85 – 2.66
High Cholesterol 1.44 0.87 – 2.41
Completed high school 1.04 0.62 – 1.69
Physical Activity 0.88 0.57 – 1.41
Alcohol Consumption 1.05 0.67 – 1.77
Baseline diameter of the brachial artery (mm) 0.87 0.71 – 1.84