Table 4.

OR for edema in relation to obesity and systolic hypertensiona

BMIHome SBP <156 mmHgHome SBP ≥156 mmHg
OR95% CIPOR95% CIP
Underweight or normal (<25 kg/m2)15.31.3 to 21.80.02
Overweight (25.0 to 29.9 kg/m2)2.80.6 to 13.50.2114.71.8 to 119.30.012
Obese (>30 kg/m2)41.28.9 to 190.5<0.001217.320.2 to 2234.6<0.001
  • a OR (95% CI) associated with BMI and systolic hypertension assessed by home BP monitoring adjusted for age and diastolic BP. Hosmer-Lemeshow χ 2 6.64 (P = 0.58).