Table 2

Association between cIMT and femoral neck BMD stratified by gender

Gender/PredictorRegression coefficient (SE)P valueR2
Men
Age (+5 years)0.015 (0.001)<0.0010.161
Femoral neck BMD (g/cm2)0.021 (0.008)0.0150.005
Diabetes (yes)0.074 (0.028)0.0090.012
Hypertension (yes)0.039 (0.022)0.0710.006
Smoking (yes)0.056 (0.020)0.0060.007
Women
Age (+5 years)0.009 (0.001)<0.0010.115
Femoral neck BMD (g/cm2)0.053 (0.059)0.3690.008
Diabetes (yes)0.094 (0.019)<0.0010.032
Hypertension (yes)0.051 (0.015)<0.0010.017
  • BMD, bone mineral density; cIMT, carotid intima-media thickness.