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Table 2 Fully adjusted odds ratio for cardiovascular death associated to clinical variables and diagnosis status

From: Long term management of obstructive sleep apnea and its comorbidities

Variable Odds Ratio (95% Confidence Interval) P
Age, years 1.09 (1.04–1.12) 0.001
Diagnostic group
 Snoring (AHI < 5) 1.03 (0.31–1.84) 0.88
 Mild-moderate OSA (AHI: 5–15) 1.15 (0.34–2.69) 0.71
 Severe untreated OSA (AHI: 15–30) 2.87 (1.17–7.51) 0.025
 OSA treated with CPAP (AHI: >  15) 1.05 (0.39–2.21) 0.74
Prevalent CVS disease 2.54 (1.31–4.99) 0.005
  1. Abbreviations: CPAP continuous positive airway pressure, CVS cardiovascular, OSA obstructive sleep apnea, AHI apnea-hipopnea index. Adapted from Marin JM, et al. (reference # 14)