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Table 9 Results of linear regression analysis to estimate variables which are the most predictive of clinical impairment at pain intensity

From: Shoulder adhesive capsulitis: can clinical data correlate with fat-suppressed T2 weighted MRI findings?

MRI finding β Odds ratio 95% CI p-value
Lower Upper
Qualitative findings      
Capsular edema      
Glenoid 5.924 1.594 1.518 1.673 0.071
Humeral 8.080 3.098 1.816 5.283 0.146
Extra capsular edema      
Anterior 6.094 2.009 1.557 2.589 0.139
Posterior 2.714 0.778 0.153 1.791 0.224
Obliteration of subcoracoid fat triangle  − 8.614 0.562 0.227 1.394 0.101
Effusion of biceps tendon sheath  − 1.519 0.732 0.144 1.685 0.649
Quantitative findings      
Capsular thickening      
Glenoid (mm)  − 8.664 0.755 0.149 1.737 0.381
Humeral (mm) 14.598 4.901 2.233 13.303 0.028*
Axillary recess      
Height (mm)  − 13.965 2.232 1.669 4.986 0.015*
Width (mm)  − 3.390 1.736 1.555 1.937 0.276
  1. β: regression coefficient, OR: odds ratio, CI: confidence interval