Journal of Obesity / 2016 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Weight Fluctuation and Postmenopausal Breast Cancer in the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey I Epidemiologic Follow-Up Study

Table 2

The association between weight fluctuation and postmenopausal breast cancer.

ModelOdds ratio95% Wald confidence limits value (Wald Chi-square)

# 1: weight fluctuation (RMSE)1.6741.0562.6550.0285
# 2: weight fluctuation (RMSE)2.9171.3856.1420.0048

Model #1 included weight gain.
Model #2 included weight gain, parity, first child at >30 years of age, history of cancer (mother), and have ever used hormonal therapy.
The result is significant with .