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Table 3 Independent factors for cardiovascular events in patients suspected for FH

From: Evaluation of cardiovascular risk factors in patients with familial hypercholesterolemia from the North-Eastern area of Romania

Variables OR 95% C.I. for OR P
Lower Upper
cIMT baseline 4.2 0.1 178 0.5
ABI baseline 0.2 0.1 87 0.4
LDL-C at baseline 1.1 1.01 1.2 0.007*
hsCRP at baseline 1.7 1.03 2.81 0.04*
Lipid-lowering drugs     
Statin+Ezetimibe+Fenofibrate ref ref ref 0.1
Statin 206 2.7 1583 0.02*
Statin+Ezetimibe 17.5 0.4 693 0.1
Statine+Fenofibrate 992 2.2 4523 0.03*
  1. Legend: LDL-C low density cholesterol lipoprotein, hsCRP high-sensitivity C-reactive protein, cIMT carotid intima-media thickness, OR odd ratio
  2. *P< 0.05