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Table 2 Prevalence and unadjusted odds ratios of the factors associated with overweight in children and adolescents in a University Children’s Hospital in Rio de Janeiro

From: Overweight among children and adolescent with type I diabetes mellitus: prevalence and associated factors

Variables n OR RI 95 % P
Age (years)
<10 42 1   
≥10 36 0.76 0.43–1.35 0.326
Gender
Male 35 1   
Female 42 1.81 1.01–3.24 0.044
Place of residence
Rio de Janeiro 50 1   
Surroundings 26 1.18 0.64–2.19 0.589
Disease duration (years)
<5 37 1   
>5 39 0.92 0.51–1.64 0.772
Dietary planning methods
Portions 40 1   
CCHO 35 1.14 0.63–2.04 0.666
HbA1C adequacy
Adequate 30 1   
Inadequate 42 1.65 0.9–3.01 0.102
Daily dose of insulin/kg 2.12 1.13–3.97 0.019
Changes in lipid profile
No 12 1   
Yes 50 1.61 0.75–3.45 0.212