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Table 4 Regression analysis for association between decreased BMD and different variables after propensity score matching

From: Relationship between Helicobacter pylori infection and bone mineral density: a retrospective cross-sectional study

Variables Simple logistic regression
OR (95% CI)
p value Multiple stepwise logistic regression
OR (95% CI)
p value
Sex 0.80(0.54–1.19) 0.27   
BMI 0.92(0.87–0.97) 0.001* 0.92(0.87-0.97) 0.001*
Waist circumference 0.98(0.96–0.99) 0.006*   
Total cholesterol 1.00(0.99–1.01) 0.257   
HDL 1.01(1.00–1.02) 0.082   
TG 1.00(0.99–1.001) 0.672   
LDL 1.00(0.99–1.01) 0.425   
Peptic ulcer 1.10(0.75–1.60) 0.632   
GERD 0.88(0.56–1.38) 0.564   
H. pylori infection 1.60(1.11–2.30) 0.012* 1.62(1.12-2.35) 0.011*
  1. *Indicates a significant difference, p < 0.05
  2. BMI body mass index, LDL low-density lipoprotein, HDL high-density lipoprotein, BMD bone mineral density, GERD gastro-esophageal reflux disease, H. pylori Helicobacter pylori