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Table 2 Fully adjusteda models for association between infertility and CVD risk factors

From: Cardiovascular risk factors among women with self-reported infertility

  N Logistic regression estimate
CVD Risk Factors – dichotomous Nob Yesb OR 95% CI
Hypertension 1619 349 1.07 (0.77, 1.48)
Total cholesterol > 239 mg/dl 1645 322 1.16 (0.83, 1.61)
BMI ≥ 30 kg/m2 1465 503 1.43 (1.09, 1.87)
Diabetes 1883 81 0.96 (0.49, 1.88)
  Linear regression estimate
CVD Risk Factors – continuous N β 95% CI
Systolic Blood Pressure (mm Hg) 1968 −0.18 (−1.94, 1.58)
Diastolic Blood Pressure (mm Hg) 1967 −0.05 (−1.22, 1.12)
Total cholesterol (mg/dl) 1965 1.32 (−2.90, 5.53)
HDL cholesterol (mg/dl) 1965 −1.60 (−3.76, 0.56)
Triglycerides (mg/dl) 1965 4.47 (−1.54, 10.49)
Glucose (mg/dl) 1965 −1.26 (−2.94, 0.41)
BMI (kg/m2) 1968 1.03 (0.18, 1.89)
Waist circumference (inches) 1967 3.08 (1.06, 5.09)
  1. aFully adjusted model includes covariates age, smoking status, physical activity index, and cohort
  2. bCounts within the entire study population