Table 4 : Association of body fat and VTE.

  Mean±SD  OR* (95% CI); p    OR* (95% CI)  p
 VTE (n=138)  Controls (n=127)
 BF%  29.83±9.71  29.1±9.00  1.05(1.02-1.09); 0.004  High  2.72 (1.54-4.91)  0.0005
 BF(kg)  23.5±9.98  21.8±8.87  1.03(1.00-1.06); 0.025  Q3  2.04 (1.09-3.89)  0.011
 Q4  2.57 (1.31-5.19)

BF%: percentage of body fat, BF (kg): body fat (kg).Q3: third quartile (21.1-27.9) kg,
Q4: forth quartile (>27.9) kg. *Adjusted by sex, age and cardiovascular risk factors
(dislipydemia, tobacco, DM and hypertension).

GarcĂ­a-Raso et al.Epidemiology Reports  2014 2:3DOI : 10.7243/2054-9911-2-3