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Table 5 Level of GPX 1 protein concentration and risk of retained placenta

From: Oxidative stress and inflammation in retained placenta: a pilot study of protein and gene expression of GPX1 and NFκB

  Risk of retained placenta
Unadjusted Odds Ratio p-value Adjusted Odds Ratiob p-value
Low valuea periumbilical GPX 1 3.82 0.02 3.54 0.08
Low valuea peripheral GPX 1 3.95 0.02 7.00 0.01
  1. alow-value assessment based on sensitivity-specificity analysis of ROC curve. Periumbilical GPX 1 cut-off = 15.62 ng/ml, peripheral GPX 1 = 19.90 ng/ml
  2. badjusted for duration in minutes of augmented labor