Table 4

Standardized Regression Coefficients for Association of Cardiovascular Risk Factors with Age and Different Measures of Obesity.

Age

Body Mass Index

Waist Circumference

Waist Hip Ratio


Univariate

Age-Adjusted

Multivariate adjusted for age, waist, WHR

Univariate

Age-Adjusted

Multivariate adjusted for age, body mass index, WHR

Univariate

Age-Adjusted

Multivariate adjusted for age, body mass index, waist


Age

-

0.394***

-

-

0.536***

-

-

0.417***

-

-


Systolic BP

0.092***

0.311***

0.375***

0.145***

0.335***

0.402***

0.207***

0.261***

0.269***

0.099**


Cholesterol

0.468***

0.283***

0.117***

-0.012

0.340***

0.125***

0.236***

0.192***

-0.004

-0.142***


LDL cholesterol

0.459***

0.276***

0.113***

-0.018

0.341***

0.133***

0.227***

0.208***

0.020

-0.111***


HDL cholesterol

-0.337***

-0.195***

-0.073**

0.094*

-0.302***

-0.171***

-0.202***

-0.275***

-0.163***

-0.069*


Triglycerides

0.414***

0.246***

0.098***

-0.028

0.325***

0.144***

0.183**

0.240***

0.081*

-0.021


Glucose Fasting

0.038

0.026

0.013

-0.073

0.056*

0.049

0.127*

0.044*

0.034

-0.020


BP blood pressure; WHR waist hip ratio; * p < 0.01; ** p < 0.001; ** p < 0.001;

Gupta et al. BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2009 9:28   doi:10.1186/1471-2261-9-28

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