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Table 4 Odds ratio (95 % CI) of the presence of DM for each anthropometric measurea

From: A body shape index and body roundness index: two new body indices to identify diabetes mellitus among rural populations in northeast China

Quartile (Men) ABSI BMI BRI WC WHtR
1 (reference) 1 1 1 1 1
2 0.95 (0.70, 1.2) 1.15 (0.81, 1.49) 1.30 (0.92, 1.68) 0.97 (0.60, 1.33) 1.54 (0.93, 2.14)
3 1.45 (0.99, 1.90) 1.31 (0.82, 1.80) 1.29 (0.81, 1.77) 1.24 (0.70, 1.77) 1.95 (1.05, 2.85)**
4 1.51 (1.05, 1.97)* 1.57 (1.06, 2.08)* 1.79 (1.31, 2.27)** 1.79 (1.31, 2.27)*** 2.40 (1.42, 3.39)***
Quartile (Women) ABSI BMI BRI WC WHtR
1 (reference) 1 1 1 1 1
2 1.27 (0.98, 1.56) 0.93 (0.69, 1.8) 1.59 (0.79,2.38) 1.23 (0.85, 1.60) 1.33 (0.79, 1.88)
3 1.45 (0.97, 1.94) 1.49 (1.00, 1.98) 1.84 (1.01,2.68)* 1.29 (0.91, 1.67) 1.58 (0.84, 2.32)
4 1.55 (1.07, 2.04)* 1.57 (1.07, 2.06)** 1.91 (1.32, 2.50)** 1.90 (1.32, 2.49)*** 2.67 (1.60, 3.74)***
  1. The between cut points are 0.0736, 0.0764, and 0.0794 for ABSI (men); 0.0732, 0.0764, and 0.0798 for ABSI (women); 22.2, 24.6, and 27.0 for BMI; 2.81, 3.55, and 4.34 for BRI; 0.77, 0.83, and 0.90 for WC (men); 0.75, 0.81, and 0.87 for WC (women); 0.47, 0.51, and 0.55 for WHtR
  2. Abbreviations: ABSI a body shape index, BMI body mass index, BRI body roundness index, DM diabetes mellitus, WC waist circumference, WHtR waist-to-height ratio
  3. *p < 0.05, **p < 0.01, ***p < 0.001
  4. aAdjusted for age, race, family income, education, smoking, and alcohol status