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Table 5 Meta-analysis of baseline body mass index categories as determinants of T2D development

From: Independent and combined effects of physical activity and body mass index on the development of Type 2 Diabetes – a meta-analysis of 9 prospective cohort studies

Body mass index on T2D   Model 1a Model 2b
  N HR 95 % CI HR 95 % CI Heterogeneity p-value
Normal weight 9 1.00   1.00   
Overweight 9 2.46 2.07–2.91 2.33 1.95–2.78 0.096
Obesity 9 6.68 4.94–9.03 6.10 4.63–8.04 <.0001
  1. aModel 1: T2D = BMI categories
  2. bModel 2: Model 1 + age + gender + educational level + smoking + physical activity level categories