Table 3

Yearly progression among participants with any CAC at baseline
RA Controls
Median yearly progression (Agatston units): median (IQR) 21 (7 to 62) 21 (5 to 70)
  Coef (unadjusted) 0.5 (-8.2, 9.1)
  Coef - Model 1a 2.1 (-6.5, 10.7)
  Coef - Model 2b 1.4 (-7.5, 10.4)
  Coef - Model 3c 4.1 (-9.0, 17.3)

aAdjusted for age; badjusted for age, gender, ethnicity, smoking, dyslipidemia, diabetes, and hypertension; cwith gender using interaction model. CAC, coronary artery calcium; IQR, interquartile range.

Chung et al.

Chung et al. Arthritis Research & Therapy 2013 15:R134   doi:10.1186/ar4314

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