Advances in Preventive Medicine / 2019 / Article / Tab 3

Research Article

Body Mass Index Change as a Predictor of Biometric Changes following an Intensive Lifestyle Modification Program

Table 3

Significant changes of biomarkers associated with 1 kg/m2 change of BMI.

BiomarkerMagnitude of estimated change associated with 1 kg/m2 change of BMI95% confidence interval
(LL, UL)

TC, mg/dl4.4(2.27, 6.53)
LDL, mg/dl3.2(1.32, 4.98)
TG, mg/dl5.3(1.36, 9.21)
SBP, mmHg2(0.802, 3.23)
DBP, mmHg1(0.15, 1.86)

Abbreviations: total cholesterol (TC), low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL), triglyceride (TG), systolic blood pressure (SBP), and diastolic blood pressure (DBP), body mass index (BMI), LL = Lower Limit and UL = Upper Limit of a 95% confidence interval.