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Research Article

Possible Association of High Urinary Magnesium and Taurine to Creatinine Ratios with Metabolic Syndrome Risk Reduction in Australian Aboriginals

Table 3

Adjusted odds ratios of obesity and dyslipidaemia according to urinary biomarkers.

  ObesityDyslipidaemia
OR (95% CI)P-valueOR (95% CI)P-value

Na/creLow11
High0.31 (0.08–2.26).310.75 (0.19–3.02).69
K/creLow11
High1.81 (0.39–8.40).450.56 (0.15–2.04).38
Mg/creLow11
High0.11 (0.02–0.57) <.050.82 (0.27–2.48).73
Na/KLow11
High5.68 (1.00–32.33).051.02 (0.25–4.20).98
Tau/cre Low11
High0.36 (0.08–1.71).200.22 (0.07–0.73)<.05

Data are adjusted by age and sex.

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