Table 2

Risk of hip fracture for patients with stroke according to thiazide use

Thiazide use
YesNo
Patients (n)37353735
Hip fractures6092
Person-years7074.96596.4
Incidence rate*8.513.9
Univariate model
 Crude HR (95% CI)0.65 (0.47 to 0.90)1 (ref)
 p Value0.009
Multivariate model†
 Adjusted HR (95% CI)0.64 (0.46 to 0.89)1 (ref)
 p Value0.007
  • *Per 1000 person-years.

  • †Multivariate Cox proportional hazard regression model, adjusting for all baseline characteristics (listed in table 1) and competing mortality.