Table 2

Associations between CVDs and predictors included in the model presented as HRs with 95% CIs

PredictorHR, 95% CI
Traditional risk factors
1Age at treatment start1.06 (1.05 to 1.06)*
2Sex0.80 (0.66 to 0.98)†
3Hypertension1.66 (1.31 to 2.10)*
4Type 1 and type 2 diabetes mellitus1.95 (1.34 to 2.85)*
5Obesity1.20 (0.78 to 1.82)
6Hyperlipidaemia0.96 (0.64 to 1.44)
7Tobacco use disorder1.84 (1.05 to 3.21)†
8Family history of CVD1.28 (1.02 to 1.61)†
Novel risk factors
9Substances use disorder (other than tobacco and alcohol)1.55 (1.25 to 1.92)*
10Mood stabilisers1.28 (1.01 to 1.66)†
11Antipsychotics1.32 (1.06 to 1.65)†
12Substance use disorder medication1.25 (0.97 to 1.61)‡
  • Note: Significance codes: *0.001; †0.05; ‡0.1.

  • CVD, Cardiovascular disease.