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Table 2 Association between uncontrolled hypertension and obesity/overweight at the baseline

From: The effects of body weight loss and gain on arterial hypertension control: an observational prospective study

BMI at the baseline N Uncontrolled (%) OR 95% CI p
Men BMI 25–29.9 3029 56.1 1.174 1.016–1.356 < 0.0001
Men BMI ≥ 30 2423 61.4 1.461 1.262–1.690 < 0.0001
Women BMI 25–29.9 2988 56.0 1.076 0.9402–1.231 0.288
Women BMI ≥ 30 3095 60.9 1.321 1.151–1.515 < 0.0001
  1. BMI body mass index (kg/m2); CI confidence interval; OR odds ratio of the association between obesity/overweight and uncontrolled hypertension compared to subgroups of men and women with BMI less than 25 kg/m2; P probability (association of uncontrolled hypertension and obesity and overweight at the baseline, compared to subgroups of men and women with BMI less than 25 kg/m2 cohorts, compared using Chi-square test)