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Table 1 Background characteristics of the study sample (N = 132)

From: Juxta-papillary duodenal diverticula are associated with pyogenic liver abscesses: a case control study

  Abscess
(Case)
(N = 66)
No Abscess (Control)
(N = 66)
OR (95% CI) p value
% (N) % (N)
Age in years (Mean, SD) 57.5(15.8) 57.4 (15.6) 1.00 (0.98, 1.02) 0.98
Male 81.8 (54) 80.3 (53) 1.10 (0.46, 2.64) 0.82
BMI (Mean, SD) 26.7 (5.7) 26.1 (7.7) 1.01 (0.96, 1.07) 0.63
Hypertension 34.9 (23) 31.8 (21) 1.15 (0.56, 2.37) 0.71