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Table 3 Logistic regression models of factors associated to the PCa severity among a sample of male patients in Puerto Rico

From: Association of serum lipid levels and prostate cancer severity among Hispanic Puerto Rican men

Characteristic Unadjusted OR (95 % CI) p-value Adjusted OR (95 % CI)a p-value
Age at PCa diagnosis (years)
<60 1.0   1.0  
≥60 2.34 (1.25–4.40) 0.012 2.59 (1.34–5.02) 0.005
BMI (Kg/m2)
<25.00 1.0   1.0  
25–29.99 1.47 (0.62–3.46) 0.381 1.26 (0.51–3.10) 0.614
≥30.00 2.18 (0.88–5.40) 0.092 2.28 (0.88–5.89) 0.089
Triglycerides (mg/dL)
<150 1.0   1.0  
≥150 2.11 (1.13–3.93) 0.019 1.78 (0.91–3.49) 0.093
HDL Cholesterol (mg/dL)
≥40 1.0   1.0  
<40 1.90 (1.02–3.56) 0.044 1.73 (0.87–3.42) 0.117
  1. aAdjusted by all variables in the model. No interaction in the model, p-value from the Likelihood-ratio test = 0.4899