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Table 4 Association between VBA Geometry and BA Plaque

From: Association between the vertebrobasilar artery geometry and basilar artery plaques determined by high-resolution magnetic resonance imaging

VBA geometry Model 0 Model 1
OR (95% CI) p Value OR (95% CI) p Value
Tuning fork Reference   Reference  
Walking 6.372 (2.718–14.937)  < 0.001 6.792 (2.805–16.447)  < 0.001
Lambda 2.168 (1.037–4.533) 0.04 2.420 (1.131–5.179) 0.023
No confluence 3.382 (1.188–9.625) 0.022 3.502 (1.179–10.406) 0.024
  1. OR odds ratio, CI confidence interval, BA basilar artery, VBA vertebrobasilar artery
  2. Model 0: no adjustment has been done; Model 1: adjust for sex, age, BMI ≥ 28, hypertension, and Diabetes mellitus