Table 3

Influence of comorbidity on adequate use of statins after adjusting for gender, age and dementia

OR95% CIP value
Charlson Index0.830.76 to 0.92<0.01
Male sex1.270.90 to 1.790.18
Age1.040.98 to 1.090.19
Dementia0.740.52 to 1.050.09
  • Among 1089 T2DM nonagenarians whose most recent LDL-cholesterol reading was ≥130 mg/dL.

  • LDL, low-density lipoprotein; T2DM, type 2 diabetes mellitus.