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Table 2 Association of clinical and behavioral risk factors by sex in adolescents of a Shantytown in Lima, Peru

From: High prevalence of cardiovascular risk factors in Peruvian adolescents living in a peri-urban shantytown: a cross-sectional study

  Overweight/obesity High blood pressure Anemia High cholesterol Impaired FBG Inadequate physical activity
  Unadjusted OR, (95% CI) Unadjusted OR, (95% CI) Unadjusted OR, (95% CI) Unadjusted OR, (95% CI) Unadjusted OR, (95% CI) Unadjusted OR, (95% CI)
Male sex 1.08 (0.63, 1.85) 2.31** (1.34, 3.99) 0.65 (0.37, 1.12) 0.87 (0.53, 1.41) 1.96* (1.09, 3.52) 0.26* (0.10, 0.64)
  Depression Self-harm Inadequate fruit intake Inadequate vegetable intake Tobacco use Alcohol use
  Unadjusted OR, (95% CI) Unadjusted OR, (95% CI) Unadjusted OR, (95% CI) Unadjusted OR, (95% CI) Unadjusted OR, (95% CI) Unadjusted OR, (95% CI)
Male sex 0.34*** (0.20, 0.58) 0.31*** (0.16, 0.57) 0.68 (0.41, 1.10) 1.13 (0.68, 1.88) 1.36 (0.70, 2.64) 1.04 (0.63, 1.73)
  1. *p < 0.05; **p < 0.01; ***p < 0.001