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Table 3 Odds ratios for cardiovascular disease risk score CRFs + fit by quintiles of PA

From: Physical activity and clustered cardiovascular disease risk factors in young children: a cross-sectional study (the IDEFICS study)

Group Quintile Total PA Moderate PA Vigorous PA MVPA
   OR 95% CI OR 95% CI OR 95% CI OR 95% CI
Boys (6 to 9 years)         
n = 414 Q1 3.36 1.17 to 9.64 5.40 2.05 to 14.20 2.69 1.06 to 6.80 4.36 1.62 to 11.71
Q2 1.61 0.61 to 4.21 2.05 0.76 to 5.58 1.65 0.66 to 4.16 2.38 0.91 to 6.23
Q3 1.91 0.79 to 4.61 2.00 0.75 to 5.31 1.15 0.44 to 2.99 2.06 0.78 to 5.48
Q4 0.95 0.36 to 2.48 1.16 0.42 to 3.20 0.73 0.26 to 2.04 1.29 0.47 to 3.56
Q5 (reference) 1   1   1   1  
Girls (6 to 9 years)         
n = 421 Q1 2.20 0.68 to 7.16 3.70 1.21 to 11.29 5.88 2.20 to 15.76 5.95 1.86 to 19.05
Q2 4.07 1.66 to 9.98 4.46 1.69 to 11.77 2.85 1.02 to 7.96 7.05 2.47 to 20.15
Q3 2.94 1.29 to 6.70 5.34 2.12 to 13.42 1.87 0.64 to 5.51 5.23 1.81 to 15.13
Q4 1.59 0.65 to 3.93 1.88 0.66 to 5.38 1.84 0.63 to 5.36 3.46 1.17 to 10.26
  Q5 (reference) 1   1   1   1  
  1. CVD risk score B includes SBP, HOMA-IR, ratio cholesterol/HDL-c, triglycerides, sum of two skinfolds and cardiorespiratory fitness. Significant associations are highlighted in bold.
  2. CRF CVD risk factor, CVD cardiovascular disease, HDL high-density lipoprotein, HOMA-IR homeostasis model assessment, MVPA moderate + vigorous PA, PA physical activity, Q quintile, Q5 reference as highest PA levels, SBP systolic blood pressure.