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Table 3 Determinants of elevated hs-cTnT in acute ischemic stroke, multivariate logistic regression analysis

From: Determinants of high sensitivity cardiac troponin T elevation in acute ischemic stroke

  All patients (n = 287), Females (n = 129), Males (n = 158),
hs-cTnT > 14 hs-cTnT > 13 hs-cTnT > 20
  p value OR (95% CI) p value OR (95% CI) p value OR (95% CI)
Age ≥ 76 (median) <0.001 3.71 (2.04–6.75) 0.001 5.29 (1.95–14.37) 0.001 4.11 (1.78–9.54)
Coronary heart disease 0.013 2.61 (1.23–5.53) 0.152 2.50 (0.71–8.74) 0.041 2.62 (1.04–6.60)
Congestive heart failure 0.031 4.26 (1.15–15.82) 0.591 1.55 (0.32–7.59) 0.077 4.88 (0.84–28.35)
Diabetes mellitus 0.006 4.02 (1.50–10.76) 0.691 0.75 (0.18–3.18) 0.005 5.31 (1.64–17.16)
eGFR <0.001 0.97 (0.95–0.98) 0.004 0.96 (0.94–0.98) 0.013 0.98 (0.96–0.99)
Cerebrovascular disease 0.097 1.90 (0.89–4.10) 0.678 0.78 (0.24–2.53) 0.748 1.18 (0.44–3.15)
Atrial fibrillation 0.459 1.35 (0.61–2.98) 0.997 1.00 (0.29–3.44) 0.008 4.15 (1.45–11.83)
Smoking 0.459 0.75 (0.34–1.62) 0.552 1.50 (0.40–5.73) 0.282 0.54 (0.18–1.66)
Hypertension 0.221 1.46 (0.80–2.68) 0.017 3.38 (1.24–9.20) 0.358 0.68 (0.29–1.56)
NIHSS 0.148 1.03 (0.99–1.08) 0.112 1.06 (0.99–1.13) 0.822 0.99 (0.93–1.06)
  1. eGFR: estimated glomerular filtration rate; hs-cTnT: high sensitivity cardiac troponin T; NIHSS: National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale. Significant values in bold.