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Table 4 Risk of suffering from metabolic syndrome according to HOMA-IR* percentile values

From: Insulin resistance and its association with the components of the metabolic syndrome among obese children and adolescents

HOMA-IR Percentile (values) OR 95% CI P
<25 pc (<2.4) Referent - -
25-49.9 pc (2.4-3.3) 1.3 (0.5; 2.9) 0.602
50-74.9 pc (3.4-4.9) 3.9 (1.8; 8.2) 0.001
≥75 pc (≥5.0) 5.5 (2.6; 11.6) <0.001
  1. *Values obtained through logistic regression analysis, adjusted for gender and age