Table 3—

Incidence of CVD by components of the metabolic syndrome

ComponentnIncidence (%)Age- and sex-adjusted odds ratio (95% CI)P value
Elevated glycemiaNormal2,8215.5
Elevated15014.02.31 (1.40, 3.82)0.001
High blood pressureNormal2,4645.8
Elevated5066.71.14 (0.77, 1.69)0.50
High-risk lipid levelsNormal5353.4
Elevated2,4366.52.01 (1.21, 3.33)0.01
Elevated BMINormal1,9835.6
Elevated9806.71.21 (0.88, 1.67)0.24
Elevated uric acid levelNormal2,2574.8
Elevated7149.51.66 (1.19, 2.33)0.003
ProteinuriaNo2,8955.8
Yes7012.92.44 (1.16, 5.12)0.02