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Table 5 Multivariate analysis of cancer-type specific mortality with metabolic syndrome by sex

From: Metabolic syndrome is a risk factor for cancer mortality in the general Japanese population: the Jichi Medical School Cohort Study

  Presence of MetS Cancer deaths Parson-years Crude mortality (/1000 person-years) HR-agea (95% CI) HR-allb (95% CI)
Men
 Lung No 132 2374 1.8 1.00 1.00
Yes 14 256 1.5 0.91 (0.52–1.58) 1.13 (0.65–1.98)
 Stomach No 54 971 0.76 1.00 1.00
Yes 9 162 0.96 1.35 (0.67–2.73) 1.29 (0.58–2.88)
 Colon and rectum No 29 521 0.41 1.00 1.00
Yes 4 72 0.42 1.16 (0.41–3.31) 1.40 (0.48–4.10)
 Liver No 18 324 0.25 1.00 1.00
Yes 4 72 0.42 1.86 (0.63–5.49) 1.57 (0.45–5.53)
 Prostate No 12 216 0.17 1.00 1.00
Yes 2 36 0.21 1.56 (0.35–6.99) 1.41 (0.30–6.61)
Women
 Lung No 30 565 0.25 1.00 1.00
Yes 6 112 0.52 1.82 (0.76–4.37) 1.66 (0.64–4.31)
 Stomach No 42 791 0.35 1.00 1.00
Yes 5 94 0.43 1.09 (0.43–2.76) 0.79 (0.24–2.57)
 Colon and rectum No 30 565 0.25 1.00 1.00
Yes 10 187 0.86 3.07 (1.50–6.27) 3.48 (1.68–7.22)
 Liver No 14 264 0.12 1.00 1.00
Yes 3 56 0.26 1.97 (0.57–6.84) 2.34 (0.66–8.28)
 Breast No 3 57 0.025 1.00 1.00
Yes 3 56 0.26 10.70 (2.11–54.36) 11.90 (2.25–62.84)
  1. MetS metabolic syndrome, HR hazard ratio, CI confidence interval
  2. aHazard ratios adjusted for age
  3. bHazard ratios adjusted for age, smoking status (never, past, or current smoker), alcohol drinking status (never, past, or current drinker), marital status (yes or no), educational attainment (≤ 15, 16–18, or ≥ 19 years), physical activity (low, middle, high), occupation category (white-collar, blue-collar, or no working), and menopausal status (pre or post) only in women