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Table 3 Results of the multivariate logistic regression analyses

From: Life-style characteristics and cardiovascular risk factors in regular downhill skiers: an observational study

Dependent variable Predictors Odds ratio (95% CI)
Memory complaints Pain frequency (regularly or occasionally versus none) 1.73 (1.28 – 2.33)
Hypercholesterolemia (yes versus no) 1.75 (1.59 – 2.31)
Skiing frequency (10–20 days versus < 10 days/year) 0.37 (0.08 – 0.88)
Skiing frequency (> 21 days versus < 10 days/year) 0.22 (0.09 – 0.64)
Hypercholesterolemia Alcohol intake (regularly or occasionally versus none) 1.59 (1.25 – 2.01)
Skiing frequency (> 21 days versus < 10 days/year) 0.56 (0.39 – 0.80)
Systemic hypertension BMI (> 25 versus < 25.1) 1.89 (1.40 – 2.55)
Frequent mental stress (yes versus no) 1.39 (1.10 – 1.93)
Aerobic exercise (> 3 hours versus < 3.1 hours/week) 0.59 (0.35 – 0.95)
Diabetes type 2 BMI (> 25.0 versus < 25.1) 2.88 (1.60 – 5.20)
  Skiing frequency (> 21 days versus < 10 days/year) 0.74 (0.55 – 0.94)