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Table 3 Parameters from the generalized estimating equation for the final, selected models explaining DBP (top panel) and SBP (bottom panel)

From: Elevated blood pressure in adolescent girls: correlation to body size and composition

Dependent variable DBP
Independent variable β SE Z p
Fat-free mass (kg) 0.352 0.040 8.72 <0.0001
Heart rate (min-1) 0.201 0.020 10.29 <0.0001
Dependent variable SBP
Independent variable β SE Z p
Fat-free mass (kg) 0.317 0.060 5.27 <0.0001
Heart rate (min-1) 0.091 0.029 3.45 0.0006
Height (cm) 0.159 0.041 3.84 0.0001