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Table 6 Adjusted hazard ratio and 95% confidence interval of each abdominal adipose tissue area parameter for incident diabetes mellitus

From: Intraperitoneal, but not retroperitoneal, visceral adipose tissue is associated with diabetes mellitus: a cross-sectional, retrospective pilot analysis

  Model 1 Model 2
Total adipose tissue area index, per 1.0 cm2/m2 1.01 (1.00–1.01) 1.00 (0.99–1.02)
VAT area index, per 1.0 cm2/m2 1.02 (1.00–1.03) 1.01 (0.99–1.03)
IVAT area index, per 1.0 cm2/m2 1.02 (1.003–1.04)* 1.02 (0.99–1.05)
RVAT area index, per 1.0 cm2/m2 1.02 (0.97–1.07) 0.99 (0.92–1.05)
SAT area index, per 1.0 cm2/m2 1.01 (1.00–1.02) 0.99 (0.96–1.02)
DSAT area index, per 1.0 cm2/m2 1.01 (0.99–1.03) 0.98 (0.95–1.02)
SSAT area index, per 1.0 cm2/m2 1.02 (0.99–1.06) 1.00 (0.94–1.05)
VAT/SAT area ratio, per 1.0 2.30 (0.86–5.59) 2.56 (0.92–6.60)
IVAT/RVAT area ratio, per 1.0 2.25 (1.40–3.43)* 2.22 (1.33–3.47)*
DSAT/SSAT area ratio, per 1.0 0.96 (0.52–1.55) 0.89 (0.48–1.47)
  1. The following parameters were simultaneously used as independent variables: Model 1: age, sex, fasting plasma glucose at baseline examination, and each parameter for abdominal adipose tissue area, Model 2: Model 1 plus body mass index
  2. VAT visceral adipose tissue, IVAT intraperitoneal VAT, RVAT retroperitoneal VAT, SAT subcutaneous adipose tissue, DSAT deep SAT, SSAT superficial SAT
  3. * P < 0.05