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Table 3 Multiple linear regression analysis between body compositions and VAT adjusted by age

From: Neck circumference as a measure of neck fat and abdominal visceral fat in Chinese adults

Gender Explanatory variables Independent variable coefficients (β) p-value R-square
Male (n = 87) BMI -2.003 0.048 0.674
WC -1.483 0.142
WHtR 1.277 0.085
WHR 0.333 0.740
NC 0.404 0.688
SAD 7.696 0.000
Female (n = 90) BMI -1.254 0.214 0.528
WC -.742 0.460
WHtR 1.138 0.259
WHR -1.189 0.238
NC 0.751 0.455
  SAD 6.786 0.000  
  1. Adjusted by age. BMI: body mass index; WC: waist circumference; WHtR: Waist to height ratio; WHR: Waist to hip ratio; NC: neck circumference; SAD: sagittal abdominal diameter.
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