Table 3—

Individual baseline metabolic syndrome components as predictors of incident metabolic syndrome

OR (95% CI)
Blood pressure (≥130 mmHg systolic or ≥85 mmHg diastolic)1.1 (0.7–1.6)
Glucose (≥110 mg/dl)1.6 (0.9–2.8)
Triglycerides (≥150 mg/dl)1.6 (1.0–2.4)
Waist Circumference (≥102 cm for men and ≥88 cm for women)2.0 (1.3–3.1)
Low HDL cholesterol (≤40 mg/dl for men and ≤50 mg/dl for women)1.6 (1.1–2.4)