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Table 4 LVEF improvement at follow-up: univariate and multivariate analysis

From: Serum neprilysin levels are associated with myocardial stunning after ST-elevation myocardial infarction

  Correlation coefficient, [95%CI] Univariate p.value Multivariate beta coefficient, [95%CI] Multivariate p.value
Age −0.04 [−0.20, 0.12] 0.63   
Gender, male 0.97 [−4.30, 6.24] 0.71   
Hypertension − 0.16 [−4.34, 4.01] 0.94   
Diabetes mellitus 2.50 [−2.58, 7.59] 0.33   
Hypercholesterolemia 2.77 [−1.20, 6.74] 0.17   
Current smoking −3.90 [−7.95, 0.17] 0.06 −3.41 [−7.35, 0.53] 0.09
Body Mass Index, 0.14 [−0.30, 0.58] 0.52   
Heart rate 0.13 [0.02, 0.24] 0.03 0.09 [−0.03, 0.20] 0.13
Systolic BP 0.04 [−0.04, 0.12] 0.30   
Diastolic BP −0.03 [− 0.14, 0.08] 0.57   
Anterior STEMI 1.79 [−2.30, 5.88] 0.38   
Symptoms to balloon −0.17 [−0.55, 0.20] 0.36   
GFR 0.06 [−0.07, 0.19] 0.36   
log neprilysin 1.85 [0.31, 3.40] 0.02 1.62 [0.13, 3.11] 0.03
log NT-proBNP −0.98 [−2.17, 0.22] 0.11 −0.99 [− 2.12, 0.13] 0.08
log hs-cTnI −0.43 [−1.26, 0.40] 0.30