Table 1

Odds ratios or regression coefficients (95%CI) for the probability that DR15 is associated with specific clinical subgroups

Odds ratio/++regression coefficient (95% CI)p Value
*Significant.
Sex0.637 (0.453 to 0.897)0.010*
Disease course (primary progressive v bout onset)0.993 (0.593 to 1.663)0.978
Opticospinal v diffuse form1.508 (0.844 to 2.698)0.116
History of other autoimmune diseases0.684 (0.354 to 1.322)0.259
Family history of multiple sclerosis1.337 (0.911 to 1.961)0.138
Disease progression++−0.003 (−0.05 to 0.05)0.919
Age at diagnosis++−1.877 (−3.03 to −0.725)0.001*