Table 4

Cox regression model: significant predictors of osteoporosis after stroke (n=7550)

VariablesAdjusted HR*95% CIP value
Female3.162.84 to 3.52<0.001
Age (in 10-year interval)1.311.23 to 1.38<0.001
Chronic pulmonary disease1.381.23 to 1.56<0.001
Chronic liver disease1.281.15 to 1.41<0.001
Depression1.311.17 to 1.46<0.001
Corticosteroids use1.321.17 to 1.49<0.001
  • *Model adjusted for age, sex, relevant comorbidities and medication.