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Table 3 Regression models for predicting VAT mass in the derivation group

From: Equations for predicting DXA-measured visceral adipose tissue mass based on BMI or weight in adults

Models U-β S-β P-value R2 Adjusted R2 SEE D-W
Model 1     0.705 0.700 447.399 2.122
Constant − 2117.622   < 0.001     
BMI 121.839 0.674 < 0.001     
Sex − 479.438 −0.293 < 0.001     
Age 16.845 0.241 < 0.001     
Grade of hepatic steatosis 125.787 0.131 < 0.001     
HDL − 157.300 −0.086 0.003     
TG 39.668 0.076 0.013     
Model 2     0.754 0.749 409.229 2.014
Constant 1901.611   0.026     
Weight 45.290 0.900 < 0.001     
Age 19.325 0.277 < 0.001     
HDL −157.105 −0.086 0.001     
Grade of hepatic steatosis 91.653 0.096 0.005     
Height −26.518 −0.268 < 0.001     
Sex − 328.137 −0.201 < 0.001     
TG 33.212 0.063 0.023     
  1. Abbreviations: BMI body mass index, HDL high density lipoprotein, TG triglyceride