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Table 2 Adjusted hazards ratios* of high density lipoprotein cholesterol, short index of cognitive function (SICF) for survival in persons aged 60 years and over.

From: High-density Lipoprotein Cholesterol, Cognitive Function and Mortality in a U.S. National Cohort

  All Age 60-69 Age 70-79 Age 80+
  HR (95% CL)
HDL     
< = 40 1.20 (0.99-1.46) 0.92(0.67-1.27) 1.19(0.87-1.64) 1.33(1.12-1.58)**
>40 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00
SICF     
<13.6 1.09(0.93-1.29) 1.11(081-1.53) 1.10(0.85-1.42) 1.32(1.11-1.57)**
> = 13.6 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00
N   1947 1442 915
  1. *adjusted for age, gender, ethnicity, education, comorbidity, region, urbanization, health status, mobility, blood pressure, smoking, alcohol, physical activity
  2. **P < 0.01; +P < 0.05