Table 3

Increasing OR for non-valvular atrial fibrillation with HUA

Variables*ORs95% CIP value
Age (per 10 years)2.311.93 to 2.78<0.01
Gender (female)2.211.45 to 3.36<0.01
Central obesity1.931.29 to 2.87<0.01
HUA2.191.53 to 3.12<0.01
Heart failure5.132.53 to 10.43<0.01
  • *Adjusted risk factors: age (per 10 years), gender, heart failure, smoking status, alcohol consumption, central obesity, elevated FPG, elevated BP, reduced HDL, raised TG level and HUA.

  • BP, blood pressure; FPG, fasting plasma glucose; HDL, high-density lipoprotein, HUA, hyperuricaemia; TG, triglycerides.