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Table 2 Predictors of SBP (unadjusted and adjusted) using multivariable regression

From: Hypertension: a cross-sectional study of the role of multimorbidity in blood pressure control

Predictors B value, unstandardised (95 % confidence intervals) Beta value, standardised p-value
Number of comorbidities −2.03 (−2.22, −1.85) −0.13 <0.001
Number of classes of antihypertensive drugs 0.82 (0.66, 0.97) 0.06 <0.001
Age (years) 0.06 (0.04, 0.07) 0.05 <0.001
Gender (reference group male) −1.63 (−2.00, −1.27) −0.05 <0.001
South Asian ethnicity (reference group white) −1.83 (−2.60, −1.07) −0.03 <0.001
Afro Caribbean ethnicity (reference group white) 1.74 (1.35, 2.14) 0.05 <0.001
IMD score (IMD-2010) 0.008 (−0.01, 0.03) 0.004 0.043