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Table 3 Hazard ratios for new-onset diabetesa in patients receiving high-potency statins

From: Effect of high-potency statins on HbA1c in patients with or without diabetes mellitus

  Number of patients Number of cases Crude HR (95 % CI) Multiple adjustedb HR (95 % CI)
Low-potency statins 137 1 Reference Reference
High-potency statins 659 10 1.34 (0.17–10.50) 1.43 (0.18–11.74)
  1. Abbreviations: HR hazard ratio, CI confidence interval
  2. aDefined as diagnosis of diabetes or antidiabetic medication use
  3. bAdjusted by age, sex, renal disease, and use of calcium-channel blockers