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Table 3 Association of serum GLP-1 with the presence of MetS: logistic regression analyses.

From: Elevated circulating levels of an incretin hormone, glucagon-like peptide-1, are associated with metabolic components in high-risk patients with cardiovascular disease

  OR (95% CI)
  P value
  First quartile Second quartile Third quartile Fourth quartile
GLP-1 (ng/mL) <5.7 5.7-7.2 7.2-8.2 >8.2
Unadjusted 1 0.68 (0.14-3.35) 0.643 3.67 (0.87-15.4) 0.076 5.16 (1.23-21.56) 0.025
Age adjusted 1 0.746 (0.15-3.86) 0.746 3.75 (0.89-15.9) 0.072 5.56 (1.30-23.9) 0.021
Fully adjusted 1 0.777 (0.13-4.56) 0.780 3.57 (0.72-17.7) 0.119 8.036 (1.50-42.9) 0.015
  1. The fully adjusted model includes age, sex and body mass index. OR, odds ratios; CI, confidence interval; GLP-1, glucagon-like peptide-1.