Variables Coefficient p-value Odds Ratio 95%CI for OR
Age (yr) 0.02 0.229 1.02 0.99 – 1.05
Gender        
    Female 0.32 0.374 1.38 0.67 – 2.85
    Male (ref.) -   - -
Height (cm) -0.016 0.436 0.98 0.94 – 1.03
Weight (kg) 0.01 0.311 1.01 0.99 – 1.03
Body mass index (kg/cm2) 0.05 0.042 1.06 1.00 – 1.11
Systolic blood pressure (mm Hg) 0.01 0.296 1.01 0.99 – 1.03
Diastolic blood pressure (mm Hg) -0.01 0.767 1.00 0.96 – 1.03
Total cholesterol (mmol/L) 0.17 0.271 1.18 0.88 – 1.58
Triglyceride (mmol/L) 0.12 0.359 1.13 0.88 – 1.45
LDL-cholesterol (mmol/L) 0.05 0.799 1.05 0.73 – 1.50
HDL-cholesterol (mmol/L) 0.42 0.492 1.52 0.47 – 4.88
HbA1c        
          ≥7% 1.03 0.014 2.79 1.13 – 6.85
        <7%2 -   - -
Education   0.306    
      Illiterate 0.40 0.527 1.50 0.43 – 5.23
      Primary school -0.26 0.731 0.77 0.17 – 3.43
      Secondary school -0.32 0.673 0.73 0.16 – 3.23
      University2 - - - -
Occupation   0.753    
     Unemployed 0.12 0.882 1.13 0.24 – 5.35
     Retired 0.57 0.366 1.77 0.51 – 6.06
     Housewife 0.46 0.411 1.59 0.53 – 4.76
     Employed2 - - - -
Smoking        
      Yes -0.27 0.717 0.77 0.17 – 3.39
      No2 -   - -
Duration of smoking 0.03 0.556 1.03 0.93 – 1.15
Duration of diabetes (yr) 0.06 0.006 1.06 1.02 – 1.10
Family history of diabetes        
     Present 0.16 0.654 1.17 0.59 – 2.32
     Absent2 -   - -
Regularly visit of diabetes center        
    Yes -0.51 0.457 0.60 0.17 – 2.16
    No2 -   - -
Mode of diabetes diagnosis   0.989    
   Incidental 0.04 0.995 1.00 0.27 – 3.69
  Screening -0.06 0.901 0.95 0.40 – 2.27
  Symptomatic2 - - - -
Treatment of diabetes        
  Oral hypoglycaemic agents -0.84 0.017 0.43 0.22 – 0.85
  Insulin2 - - - -
Physical activity        
    Inactive 1.85 <0.001 6.36 2.94 – 13.78
   Active2 -   - -
Body fat composition        
   Normal -0.93 0.024 0.40 0.17 – 0.94
   Abnormal2     - -
Dyslipidemia        
    Controlled -0.004 0.994 1.00 0.37 – 2.70
    Uncontrolled2 -   - -
Estimated glomerular filtration rate        
    <60 0.594 0.193 1.81 0.77 – 4.29
    ≥ 602 -   - -
Albuminuria        
    Yes 0.59 0.193 1.81 0.77 – 4.29
     No2 -   - -
Retinopathy        
    Yes 0.53 0.265 1.69 0.70 – 4.13
    No2 -   - -
1 Caseness represented by a MNSI-history score ≥ 7
2 Reference category (ref.)
OR: Odds Ratio; CI: Confidence Interval
Table 3: Simple logistic regression of MNSI-history score vs. selected predictors.