Table 2—

Results of regression model evaluating association of diabetes with intensity of therapy, adjusting for other patient characteristics

Patient characteristicCoefficient*P
Diabetes −0.0180 0.04
Nonwhite race −0.0201 0.18
Age −0.0005 0.25
Coronary artery disease −0.0149 0.08
Cerebrovascular disease 0.0192 0.14
Peripheral vascular disease 0.0399 <0.001
Renal insufficiency −0.0232 0.10
BMI (kg/m2) 0.0006 0.57
Patient characteristicCoefficient*P
Diabetes −0.0180 0.04
Nonwhite race −0.0201 0.18
Age −0.0005 0.25
Coronary artery disease −0.0149 0.08
Cerebrovascular disease 0.0192 0.14
Peripheral vascular disease 0.0399 <0.001
Renal insufficiency −0.0232 0.10
BMI (kg/m2) 0.0006 0.57
*

A negative coefficient indicates less intensive therapy;

mean values were assigned to the 118 patients with missing BMI; results were essentially unchanged if these patients were dropped from the regression model.

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