Table 4 Associations between atrial fibrillation prevalence and individual history of illness.

From: Epidemiological Characteristics of Atrial Fibrillation in Southern China: Results from the Guangzhou Heart Study

Variables Groups Prevalence, % Multivariate logistic P-value
OR (95% CI)
Hypertension No 0.90 1 0.0121
Yes 2.64 1.57 (1.10, 2.12)  
Diabetes No 1.25 1 0.0163
Yes 3.09 1.62 (1.09, 2.41)  
Dyslipidemia No 1.19 1 0.0032
Yes 2.34 1.65(1.18, 2.30)  
Myocardial infarction No 1.31 1 0.0005
Yes 7.27 2.68 (1.54, 4.66)  
Heart failure No 1.31 1 <0.001
Yes 11.38 6.21 (3.38, 11.42)  
Stroke No 1.32 1 0.0018
Yes 7.00 2.54 (1.42, 4.57)  
Transient ischemic attack No 1.32 1 <0.001
Yes 7.82 3.30 (1.83, 5.93)  
Syncope No 1.34 1 0.0576
Yes 2.30 1.56 (0.99, 2.48)  
  1. The reference category. This symbol indicates that the category is significantly different from the reference category (P-value < 0.05).