Journal of Pregnancy / 2013 / Article / Tab 3

Clinical Study

Prevalence of Metabolic Syndrome One Year after Delivery in Finnish Women at Increased Risk for Gestational Diabetes Mellitus during Pregnancy

Table 3

Occurrence of metabolic syndrome by its explanatory variables (group, age, and five GDM risk factors). Odds ratios (ORs), 95% confidence intervals (CIs), and values, . Multivariate logistic regression model.

OR (95% CI) value

Group (reference = the intensified counselling)
 Usual care1.5 (0.5 to 4.6)0.48
 Early GDMa3.36 (1.00 to 11.4)0.051
Age (continuous)1.0 (0.9 to 1.2)0.44
BMIb ≥ 25 kg/m2 (prepregnancy)3.0 (1.0 to 9.2)0.053
A macrosomic baby (≥4500 g) in any previous pregnancy0.9 (0.1 to 6.5)0.91
GDMa or any sign of glucose intolerance in any previous pregnancy2.6 (0.9 to 7.6)0.077
Type 1 or 2 diabetes in first- or second-degree relatives1.6 (0.6 to 4.00)0.32
Age ≥ 40 years0.9 (0.1 to 11.8)0.92

GDM: gestational diabetes.
bBMI: body mass index.