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Table 5 Influence of coronary heart disease risk factors on blood cholesterol in the total population

From: Sex differences in risk factors for coronary heart disease: a study in a Brazilian population

VARIABLE LOGISTIC SE p-VALUE ODDS RATIO a 95% CI
  COEFFICIENT     
SEX 1.655 0.534 0.002 5.232 1.839; 14.885
AGEb,c 0.075 0.008 0.009 1.078 1.061; 1.095
BMI 0.208 0.141 0.141 1.231 0.933; 1.624
AGE*SEX -0.039 0.010 0.009 0.962 0.943; 0.981
  1. a = odds ratio = esum of logistic coefficients X age; CHOL above 6.22 mmol/L; b = all ages; c = <25 and ≥ 25 kg/m2; CI = confidence interval