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Table 3 Prevalence and age of onset of IVDD in six varieties of Dachshunds and results of a univariable logistic regression (OR = odds ratio, CI = confidence interval)

From: DachsLife 2015: an investigation of lifestyle associations with the risk of intervertebral disc disease in Dachshunds

Breed Cases (n) Total (n) Age at IVDD onset (median years, IQR) IVDD prevalence (%) 95 % CI (%) OR 95 % CI (OR) p
Standard Wire-Haired 18 252 7.0 (5.0–8.3) 7.1 5.97–8.23 1 (base) <0.001
Standard Smooth-Haired 49 201 6.0 (4.0–7.0) 24.4 22.51–26.29 4.19 2.35–7.47 <0.001
Miniature Wire-Haired 54 305 5.0 (4.0–6.0) 17.7 16.02–19.38 2.80 1.59–4.91 <0.001
Miniature Smooth-Haired 127 744 5.0 (4.0–6.0) 17.1 15.44–18.76 2.68 1.60–4.48 <0.001
Miniature Long-Haired 46 346 6.0 (5.0–7.5) 13.3 11.80–14.8 1.99 1.13–3.53 0.018
Standard Long-Haired 16 127 6.0 (3.0–6.8) 12.6 11.14–14.06 1.87 0.92–3.81 0.083