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Table 2 Main traditional factors related to IHD among Malaysian women

From: Exploratory analysis of traditional risk factors of ischemic heart disease (IHD) among predominantly Malay Malaysian women

Variable Regression coefficient (B) Wald stat. p value Adjusted OR 95% CI
Diabetes Mellitus
 Yes 0.651 5.51 0.019 1.92 1.11, 3.31
 [No]      
HDL-Cholesterol level (mmol/L) (category)    
 Low 1.18 6.10 0.014 3.30 1.28,8.27
 [High]      
Family history of Ischemic Heart Disease
 Yes 0.65 5.76 0.016 1.92 1.13,3.26
 [No]      
Passive smoking
 Yes 1.09 18.20 <  0.001 2.99 1.81,4.94
 [No]      
  1. Forward LR Multiple Logistics Regression model was applied. Nagelkerke R2 = 0.182. Multicollinearity and interaction term were checked and not found. Hosmer Lemeshow test (p = 0.902), area under the curve (72.1%) were applied to check for model of fitness
  2. [] reference group
  3. Bold indicate p<0.05