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Table 2 Predictors of body composition for the diagnosis of suidoku

From: Bioelectrical Impedance Analysis (BIA) of the association of the Japanese Kampo concept “Suidoku” (fluid disturbance) and the body composition of women

  Splashing sound group (n = 24) Edema group (n = 12)
OR 95 % CI P OR 95 % CI P
Percent body fat (%) 0.84 0.76–0.91 < 0.01 1.07 0.99–1.17 0.086
ECW/TBW
 Arms 0.20 0.02–1.51 0.120 1.77 0.12–27.5 0.677
 Trunk 0.52 0.05–5.06 0.574 2.41 0.11–51.9 0.575
 Legs 0.40 0.04–4.00 0.434 4.09 0.18–96.5 0.373
Muscle Mass Index (kg/m2)
 Arms 0.06 0.01–0.51 < 0.01 8.85 0.70–119 0.092
 Trunk 0.29 0.12–0.63 < 0.01 1.90 0.81–4.50 0.140
 Legs 1.07 0.41–2.91 0.890 6.71 1.75–32.1 < 0.01
VFA 0.66 0.54–0.79 < 0.01 1.12 0.93–1.36 0.226
BMI (kg/m2) 0.61 0.45–0.78 < 0.01 1.18 1.02–1.38 0.03
  1. OR odds ratio, 95 % CI confidence interval, ECW/EBW Extracellular Water / Total body Water, VFA visceral fat area, BMI body weight divided by the square of body height (kg/m2)