Retrospective Study
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World J Gastroenterol. May 21, 2014; 20(19): 5881-5888
Published online May 21, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i19.5881
Table 3 Correlation and linear regression analysis for the risk of developing biliary complications
Pearson correlation
Linear regression analysis
Variable numberVariablePearson correlation coefficientsP value for Pearson correlationUnadjusted regression coefficientsP value for regression coefficients
2Age at diagnosis of AE-0.146NSRedundant-
3Mebendazole treatment0.4030.001Redundant-
4Albendazole treatment-0.3510.003-0.0370.016
5Benzimidazole treatment0.2740.0190.0300.013
6Whether or not surgery was performed0.3700.020.3540.031
7Age at diagnosis of biliary complication-0.069NS0.001NS
8Years from diagnosis of AE until endpoint (either BC or end of follow up)0.198NS-0.024NS