Table 2

Prevalence of self-reported cardiovascular risk factors and disease among patients with psoriatic arthritis (PsA) compared with control subjects

PsA,
n (%)
Controls,
n (%)
OR adjusted for age and gender (95% CI)p Value adjusted for age and gender
Angina pectoris17 (5.0)1801 (3.6)2.06 (1.24 to 3.40)0.01
Myocardial infarction11 (3.3)1626 (3.2)1.39 (0.75 to 2.60)0.30
Cerebrovascular stroke8 (2.4)1290 (2.6)1.12 (0.55 to 2.28)0.75
PCI8 (2.4)694 (1.4)2.11 (1.03 to 4.30)0.04
CABG6 (1.8)729 (1.4)1.74 (0.80 to 3.98)0.19
CVD total27 (8.0)4051 (8.0)1.31 (0.87 to 1.99)0.20
  • CABG, coronary artery bypass graft; CVD, cardiovascular disease; PCI, percutaneous coronary intervention (stent); total CVD, angina pectoris, myocardial infarction, stroke, PCI and CABG.