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Table 4 Multivariable-adjusted Odds ratios for arterial hypertension

From: Bioelectrical impedance outperforms waist circumference for predicting cardiometabolic risk in Congolese hypertensive subjects: a cross-sectional study

  All patients Adjusted OR (95%CI) Men Adjusted OR (95% CI) Women Adjusted OR (95%CI)
Age (years)    
1st quartile 1 1 1
2nd quartile 2.3 (1.2 to 4.2)* 1.2 (0.4 to 3.5) 3.7 (1.7 to 7.8)*
3rd quartile 4.3 (2.2 to 8.5)* 2.0 (0.7 to 5.7) 7.9 (3.1 to 19.6)*
4fh quartile 9.3 (4.4 to 19.6)* 4.3 (1.5 to 11.9)* 23.5 (7.1 to 77.9)*
BMI (Kg/m2)    
1st quartile 1 1 -
2nd quartile 1.9 (0.8 to 4.2) 1.6 (0.3 to 8.3) -
3rd quartile 2.1 (0.8 to 5.3) 3.3 (0.3 to 31.8) -
4fh quartile 2.0 (0.7 to 5.7) 2.1 (0.1 to 25.1) -
WC (cm)    
1st quartile 1 1 -
2nd quartile 1.0 (0.5 to 2.1) 2.1 (0.1 to 25.1) -
3rd quartile 0.4 (0.1 to 1.0) 0.3 (0.07 to 1.5) -
4fh quartile 0.5 (0.1 to 1.4) 0.2 (0.03 to 2.1) -
VF (/30)    
1st quartile 1 1 1
2nd quartile 0.8 (0.4 to 1.7) 1.1 (0.3 to 4.1) 0.7 (0.3 to 1.5)
3rd quartile 1.4 (0.6 to 3.4) 1.8 (0.3 to 9.6) 1.2 (0.5 to 2.7)
4fh quartile 2.9 (1.0 to 7.8)* 7.3 (0.9 to 55.6) 0.9 (0.2 to 3.3)
DM -   
  1. *p<0.05.