Table 5: Multiple regression analysis for annual BMI gain and variables in Japanese women.

EstimateSE valuePr

Alcohol intake0.0000.0000.4860.636
Current exercise−0.3570.263−1.3560.200
Working style0.1470.1530.9580.357
Smoking status0.0570.1830.3090.763
ADRB3 (Trp/Arg)0.1270.2560.4970.628

From the stepwise multiple regression analysis, age, alcohol intake, current exercise, working style, smoking status, LDL, and the ADRB3 polymorphism were selected for the final model of the predictor of BMI gain, adjusted (F-statistic , ).