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Table 2 Hazard ratios of TG levels for T2DM in the Tianjin General Hospital Cohort and in the CHARLS

From: Triglyceride is an independent predictor of type 2 diabetes among middle-aged and older adults: a prospective study with 8-year follow-ups in two cohorts

 Tianjin General Hospital Cohort
HR (95% CI)
CHARLS
HR (95% CI)
P-value*
Tianjin General Hospital CohortCHARLS
logTG2.58 (1.87–3.57)3.94 (2.64–5.87)< 0.0010.001
Female0.69 (0.56–0.84)0.81 (0.65–1.00)< 0.0010.046
Age (years)1.026 (1.02–1.03)1.02 (1.00–1.03)< 0.0010.005
BMI (kg/m2)1.11 (1.09–1.14)1.10 (1.07–1.13)< 0.001< 0.001
Hypertension1.88 (1.59–2.22)1.37 (1.11–1.69)< 0.0010.004
Hyperuricemia1.34 (1.10–1.63)0.64 (0.42–0.96)< 0.0010.033
  1. TG plasma triglyceride level, BMI body mass index
  2. *P < 0.05 was considered statistically significant
  3. Each time the value of hazard ratios changes by one unit, the risk doubles