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Research Article

The Association between Metabolic Syndrome-Related Indicators and Ten-Year Risk of Cardiovascular Disease: An Epidemiologic Assessment

Table 3

Multiple logistic regression analysis of the association between metabolic syndrome-related indicators and predicted 10-year risk for CVD.

10-year risk for CVD*
Metabolic syndrome-related indicatorsMedium-risk OR# (95% CI)High-risk OR (95% CI)

WCa1.54 (.93–2.55) 2.07 (1.04–4.13)
BPb 3.12 (1.75–5.55) 24.52 (9.10–66.09)
FPGc1.34 (.83–2.15) 1.24 (.66–2.35)
TGd 1.86 (1.11–3.13) 1.48 (.74–2.95)
HDL-Ce1.36 (.82–2.25) 4.03 (2.03–7.98)

aWC: waist circumference.
bBP: blood pressure.
cFPG: fasting plasma glucose.
dTG: triglyceride.
eHDL-C: high-density lipoprotein cholesterol. *Using the low-risk 10% group as the reference group. #Odds ratios were adjusted for sex, age, smoking, alcohol consumption, and betel-nut chewing.

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