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Table 3 Summary of logistic regression analysis of factors associated with NAFLD

From: Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease in a rural, physically active, low income population in Sri Lanka

Variable β Standard error Odds ratio 95% Confidence interval P- value
Male sex 0.919 0.334 2.6 1.3-4.8 0.006
BMI ≥ 25 kg/m2 1.576 0.506 4.8 1.8-13.0 0.002
High waist circumferencea 1.664 0.444 5.3 2.2-12.6 < 0.001
High diastolic blood pressureb 0.779 0.320 2.2 1.2-4.1 0.015
High plasma glucosec 0.970 0.329 2.6 1.4-5.0 0.003
Constant -3.430 0.363    
  1. awaist circumference > 90 cm for men, > 80 cm for female, bdiastolic blood pressure ≥ 85 mmHg, cfasting plasma glucose (FPG) ≥ 5.6 mmol/L