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Table 2 Regression analysis for independent predictors of weight change over time (baseline to 6 weeks postpartum)

From: Limiting postpartum weight retention through early antenatal intervention: the HeLP-her randomised controlled trial

Variable b (95% CI) p B p
Group -0.14 (-2.87, -0.02) 0.047 -0.13 (-2.54, -0.03) 0.04
Baseline BMI -0.33 (-0.41, -.018) <0.001 -0.18 (-0.29, -0.03) 0.02
Age -0.30 (-0.49, -0.19) <0.001 -0.19 (-0.35, -0.07) <0.01
Diagnosed GDM     
Negative 1    
Positive -0.34 (-5.69, -2.49) <0.001 -0.32 (-5.38, -2.33) <0.001
Country of Birth     
Australia 1    
Asian/Other 0.28 (1.56, 4.41) <0.001 0.16 (0.00, 3.29) 0.050
Parity     
First pregnancy 1    
One or more previous -0.25 (-3.98, -1.15) <0.001 -0.11 (-2.45, 0.23) 0.10
pregnancies     
Level of Education     
Incomplete Education 1    
High school/college or above 0.20 (0.22, 1.27) <0.01 0.01 (-0.48, 0.54) 0.91
  1. BMI (body mass index); GDM (gestational diabetes mellitus).