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Table 2 Odds ratios of newly diagnosed diabetes based on SFA as a continuous or category variable

From: Abdominal subcutaneous adipose tissue: a favorable adipose depot for diabetes?

  No. of participants No. of cases Odds ratios (95% CI)a
Model 1b Model 2c Model 3d Model 4e
Men
 SFA as categories
  Quartile 1 1348 129 1.00 (1.00–1.00) 1.00 (1.00–1.00) 1.00 (1.00–1.00) 1.00 (1.00–1.00)
  Quartile 2 1351 194 1.62 (1.28–2.05) 1.52 (1.19–1.94) 1.14 (0.89–1.48) 0.98 (0.76–1.27)
  Quartile 3 1350 225 1.94 (1.54–2.44) 1.75 (1.38–2.23) 1.10 (0.83–1.44) 0.90 (0.68–1.19)
  Quartile 4 1352 239 2.12 (1.69–2.68) 1.87 (1.48–2.38) 0.88 (0.64–1.22) 0.74 (0.54–1.03)
  P for trend    < 0.001 <0.001 0.261 0.042
 SFA as a continuous variable (1 SD increase)    1.35 (1.25–1.45) 1.29 (1.19–1.39) 0.99 (0.88–1.12) 0.96 (0.85–1.09)
Women
 SFA as categories
  Quartile 1 1683 227 1.00 (1.00–1.00) 1.00 (1.00–1.00) 1.00 (1.00–1.00) 1.00 (1.00–1.00)
  Quartile 2 1683 236 1.10 (0.90–1.34) 1.06 (0.87–1.30) 0.85 (0.69–1.04) 0.79 (0.64–0.98)
  Quartile 3 1686 244 1.15 (0.94–1.40) 1.07 (0.87–1.31) 0.73 (0.59–0.91) 0.70 (0.56–0.88)
  Quartile 4 1684 295 1.42 (1.17–1.71) 1.27 (1.05–1.55) 0.66 (0.52–0.84) 0.68 (0.53–0.87)
  P for trend    < 0.001 0.014 0.001 0.003
 SFA as a continuous variable (1 SD increase)    1.15 (1.08–1.23) 1.10 (1.03–1.18) 0.83 (0.76–0.91) 0.86 (0.78–0.94)
  1. aThe cut-off values of SFA quartiles are 92.6, 122.4, and 153.9 cm2 in men and 126.8, 161.2, and 201.2 cm2 in women. SFA subcutaneous fat area, and VFA visceral fat area
  2. bModel 1 adjusted for age
  3. cModel 2 adjusted for age, level of education, smoking habit, alcohol consumption, leisure-time physical activity, systolic blood pressure, and family history of diabetes
  4. dModel 3 adjusted for variables in Model 2 and also for body mass index
  5. eModel 4 adjusted for variables in Model 3 and also for VFA