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Table 5 Capacity-load models of systolic and diastolic blood pressure (SBP and DBP)

From: Maternal investment, life-history trajectory of the off-spring and cardiovascular disease risk in Emirati females in the United Arab Emirates

Outcome Predictors β SE p-value R2
SBP (mmHg)
 Model 1 Constant 89.437 5.733 < 0.001 0.152
Birth Weight SDS 1.124 1.052 0.288  
Ln FMI (kg/m2) 9.177 2.630 0.001  
 Model 2 Constant −36.36 32.85 0.271 0.240
Birth Weight SDS 1.370 1.020 0.183  
Ln Waist Circumference (cm) 34.440 7.780 < 0.001  
 Model 3 Constant 85.313 9.126 0 < 0.001 0.106
Birth Weight SDS 1.134 1.102 0.306  
FFMI (kg/m2) 1.778 0.677 0.010  
DBP (mmHg)
 Model 1 Constant 78.981 4.606 < 0.001 0.032
Birth Weight SDS −0.146 0.845 0.863  
Ln FMI (kg/m2) −3.431 2.113 0.108  
 Model 2 Constant 104.76 28.09 < 0.001 0.020
Birth Weight SDS −0.060 0.880 0.950  
Ln Waist Circumference (cm) −7.850 6.650 0.240  
 Model 3 Constant 93.199 6.877 < 0.001 0.102
Birth Weight SDS 0.341 0.830 0.682  
FFMI (kg/m2) −1.611 0.510 0.002  
  1. β change in the outcome resulting from a one-unit change in the predictor value, SE Standard Error, p significance < 0.05, R2 % of variance explained by the model.