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Table 3 Adjusted Odds Ratios (OR) and 95% Confidence Intervals (95% CI) of Insulin Resistance among Peruvian Women and Men According to Tertiles of Serum CRP Concentrations.

From: Association between insulin resistance and c-reactive protein among Peruvian adults

  Insulin Resistance  
C-Reactive Protein (mg/l) No n (%) Yes n (%) *Adjusted Odds Ratio (95% CI)
All    
<0.81 422 (36.9) 86 (22.6) 1.00 (Reference)
0.81-2.53 376 (32.9) 133 (34.9) 1.75 (1.28-2.35)
>2.53 346 (30.2) 162 (42.5) 2.29 (1.70-3.09)
  Trend p-value <0.001
Women    
<0.81 267 (36.7) 58 (25.3) 1.00 (Reference)
0.81-2.53 249 (34.3) 71 (31.0) 1.35 (0.91-1.99)
>2.53 211 (29.0) 100 (43.7) 2.18 (1.50-3.17)
  Trend p-value <0.001
Men    
<0.81 155 (37.2) 28 (18.4) 1.00 (Reference)
0.81-2.53 127 (30.5) 62 (40.8) 2.67 (1.61-4.44)
>2.53 135 (32.4) 62 (40.8) 2.58 (1.55-4.28)
  Trend p-value 0.001
  1. *Adjusted for age, current cigarette smoking status, and body mass index. Separate models were estimated for women and men.