Table 3

Effect of SLE remission on new organ damage accrual in 5 years (logistic regression model)

CovariatesOR (95% CI)p
Age, per year1.04 (1.03 to 1.06)<0.001
SLE duration, per year1.00 (0.98 to 1.03) 0.97
Female sex0.61 (0.34 to 1.11) 0.12
Damage scores 5 years prior, per point1.10 (0.95 to 1.27) 0.22
Daily maintenance dose of prednisolone at last visit, per mg1.07 (1.04 to 1.10)<0.001
No remission or remission <5 years (vs remission ≥5 years) from last clinic assessment2.42 (1.50 to 3.89)<0.001
  • SLE, systemic lupus erythematosus.