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Table 2 Cox proportional hazards regression results for diabetes incidence according to the TG/HDL-C ratio groups

From: Positive association between the ratio of triglycerides to high-density lipoprotein cholesterol and diabetes incidence in Korean adults

HRs (95% CIs) Men Women
T1 (<  1.681) T2 (1.681– <  2.951) T3 (≥  2.951) T1 (<  1.278) T2 (1.278– <  2.142) T3 (≥  2.142)
Model 1 1 1.35 (1.23–1.49) 1.93 (1.76–2.12) 1 1.39 (1.19–1.64) 2.02 (1.73–2.35)
Model 2 1 1.36 (1.23–1.50) 1.93 (1.78–2.12) 1 1.40 (1.19–1.65) 2.04 (1.75–2.37)
Model 3 1 1.22 (1.10–1.34) 1.57 (1.42–1.73) 1 1.27 (1.08–1.49) 1.64 (1.41–1.92)
Model 4 1 1.17 (1.06–1.30) 1.47 (1.34–1.62) 1 1.20 (1.02–1.42) 1.52 (1.30–1.78)
  1. Model 1: adjusted for age
  2. Model 2: adjusted for smoking status, alcohol consumption, and physical activity in addition to Model 1
  3. Model 3: adjusted for body mass index, systolic blood pressure, serum total cholesterol, alanine aminotransferase, past hypertension history, family history of diabetes, and monthly household income, in addition to Model 2
  4. Model 4: adjusted for fasting glucose levels, in addition to Model 3