Table 3.

Univariate linear regression analysis: variables associated with the aortic calcification score on CT (logarithmic normalized)

β (95% CI)r2P
Age0.057 (0.039 to 0.075)0.290<0.0001
[dp-ucMGP]0.001 (0.000 to 0.001)0.143<0.0001
Previous CVD0.570 (0.016 to 1.124)0.0400.044
CKD stage0.173 (−0.019 to 0.365)0.1440.076
  • n = 101 patients. CI, confidence interval; CVD, cardiovascular disease.