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Table 2 The relationship of PCOS and other characteristics of low adiponectin level

From: Association between circulating adiponectin levels and polycystic ovarian syndrome

  Univariate analysis P-value Multivariate analysis P-value
Characteristics Odds ratio (95% CI) Odds ratio (95% CI)
PCOS status       
  Controls 1   1  
  Cases 2.67 (1.38-5.16) 0.004 3.20 (1.49-6.90) 0.003
Age, categorical       
  16-20 1   1  
  21-25 0.54 (0.22-1.32) 0.179 0.53 (0.19-1.43) 0.207
  26-30 1.34 (0.45-3.96) 0.597 0.92 (0.17-4.89) 0.924
  31-35 0.68 0.29-1.64) 0.396 0.57 (0.12-2.71) 0.479
Marital status       
  Unmarried 1   1 0.928
  Married 0.94 (0.49-1.78) 0.844 1.06 (0.27-4.13)  
Family history of PCOS       
  No 1   1 0.014
  Yes 3.11 (1.33-7.26) 0.009 3.32 (1.27-8.67)  
Body mass index, mean (SD) 1.09 (0.96-1.24) 0.163 0.97 (0.84-1.13) 0.721
Total cholesterol       
  &6.2 1   1 0.268
  ≥6.2 1.53 (0.47-4.92) 0.474 2.06 (0.57-7.40)  
High density lipoprotein       
  &1.29 1   1 0.482
  ≥1.29 1.63 (0.86-3.12) 0.137 1.30 (0.63-2.69)  
Insulin resistance 1.29 (1.11-1.52) 0.001 1.23 (1.03-1.47) 0.023
  1. Multivariate model include all covariates presented in this table.