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Table 2 Regression models of drug consumption and mortality in the cohort (N = 232,507)

From: Exploring gender differences in medication consumption and mortality in a cohort of hypertensive patients in Northern Italy

  Treated 80% Compliance All-cause mortality CVDs mortality
Odds Ratio 95% C.I Odds Ratio 95% C.I Odds Ratio 95% C.I Odds Ratio 95% C.I
Gender
Men (ref.) 1 - 1 - 1 - 1 -
Women 1.11 [1.07; 1.15] 0.79 [0.77; 0.80] 0.77 [0.72; 0.82] 0.80 [0.73; 0.89]
Deprivation Index
Very Low (ref.) 1 - 1 - 1 - 1 -
Medium Low 0.99 [0.94; 1.04] 1.04 [1.01; 1.07] 1.08 [0.99; 1.18] 1.01 [0.89; 1.16]
Medium High 0.92 [0.88; 0.97] 1.04 [1.01; 1.07] 1.18 [1.08; 1.28] 1.12 [0.98; 1.27]
Very High 0.90 [0.86; 0.94] 1.06 [1.03; 1.09] 1.24 [1.14; 1.35] 1.15 [1.02; 1.31]
Age class
30–34 (ref.) 1 - 1 - 1 - 1 -
35–39 1.43 [1.18; 1.73] 1.05 [0.89; 1.24] 0.79 [0.20; 3.19] 1.57 [0.18; 14.10]
40–44 1.99 [1.67; 2.37] 1.07 [0.92; 1.24] 0.70 [0.20; 2.46] 1.08 [0.13; 8.78]
45–49 2.37 [2.00; 2.80] 1.14 [0.99; 1.31] 0.63 [0.19; 2.11] 0.54 [0.07; 4.44]
50–54 3.14 [2.66; 3.71] 1.21 [1.05; 1.40] 1.05 [0.33; 3.35] 1.11 [0.15; 8.21]
55–59 3.76 [3.18; 4.44] 1.31 [1.13; 1.50] 1.45 [0.46; 4.58] 1.62 [0.22; 11.82]
60–64 4.11 [3.48; 4.86] 1.49 [1.29; 1.71] 1.84 [0.58; 5.81] 1.75 [0.24; 12.74]
65–69 4.70 [3.97; 5.57] 1.58 [1.37; 1.82] 2.88 [0.92; 9.04] 2.56 [0.35; 18.48]
70–74 4.68 [3.95; 5.54] 1.84 [1.59; 2.12] 3.99 [1.28; 12.51] 3.48 [0.48; 25.04]
75–79 4.22 [3.56; 5.00] 1.90 [1.65; 2.19] 7.06 [2.26; 22.06] 6.63 [0.93; 47.46]
80–84 2.73 [2.30; 3.23] 1.87 [1.62; 2.16] 13.97 [4.47; 43.65] 15.58 [2.18; 111.36]
85–89 1.24 [1.05; 1.47] 1.93 [1.67; 2.24] 32.71 [10.47; 102.14] 36.13 [5.06; 258.03]
90–94 0.50 [0.42; 0.59] 2.10 [1.79; 2.46] 79.50 [25.44; 248.44] 88.73 [12.42; 633.90]
95–99 0.26 [0.21; 0.32] 2.77 [2.25; 3.41] 198.86 [63.34; 624.31] 170.33 [23.76; 1,221.25]
Citizenship
Italian (ref.) 1 - 1 - 1 - 1 -
Other 0.59 [0.56; 0.63] 0.96 [0.92; 1.01] 0.77 [0.56; 1.04] 0.87 [0.55; 1.39]
Hospital admission
No (ref.) 1 - 1 - 1 - 1 -
Yes 1.50 [1.42; 1.59] 1.07 [1.04; 1.10] 5.26 [4.92; 5.62] 2.65 [2.39; 2.94]
First-aid access
No (ref.) 1 - 1 - 1 - 1 -
Yes 1.74 [1.67; 1.81] 0.97 [0.95; 0.99] 2.34 [2.18; 2.52] 1.94 [1.74; 2.17]
80% Compliance
No (ref.) N.A N.A 1 - 1 -
Yes 1.39 [1.27; 1.51] 1.55 [1.34; 1.78]