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Table 4 Risk of incident pancreatic cancer in relation with anthropometric factors

From: Pancreatic cancer risk in relation to sex, lifestyle factors, and pre-diagnostic anthropometry in the Malmö Diet and Cancer Study

  Entire cohort Men Women
n HR n HR n HR
Height tertiles
 1 9859 1.00 3711 1.00 6138 1.00
 2 9080 0.75 (0.50–1.12) 3838 0.98 (0.53–1.83) 5439 1.04 (0.66–1.65)
 3 9102 0.76 (0.44–1.32) 3492 1.17 (0.63–2.18) 5423 1.00 (0.61–1.64)
p trend   0.246   0.630   0.986
Weight tertiles
 1 9475 1.00 3819 1.00 5849 1.00
 2 9337 1.09 (0.74–1.61) 3504 1.27 (0.69–2.34) 5652 1.15 (0.72–1.82)
 3 9228 1.22 (0.79–1.89) 3718 1.11 (0.58–2.13) 5498 1.00 (0.61–1.65)
p trend   0.379   0.731   0.969
BMI tertiles
 1 8430 1.00 3463 1.00 6165 1.00
 2 9166 1.29 (0.86–1.93) 4099 1.12 (0.61–2.07) 5178 1.28 (0.78–2.09)
 3 10,444 1.34 (0.89–2.02) 3479 1.06 (0.54–2.09) 5656 1.34 (0.82–2.19)
p trend   0.167   0.852   0.249
Hip tertiles
 1 9395 1.00 3973 1.00 5880 1.00
 2 9809 1.50 (1.02–2.20) 3371 0.89 (0.48–1.67) 5377 1.54 (0.94–2.52)
 3 8819 1.31 (0.86–1.99) 3690 1.00 (0.54–1.85) 5732 1.35 (0.81–2.27)
p trend   0.213   0.980   0.270
Waist tertiles
 1 9144 1.00 3872 1.00 5884 1.00
 2 9458 1.47 (0.98–2.21) 3639 1.10 (0.61–2.00) 5509 1.47 (0.90–2.40)
 3 9423 1.58 (0.97–2.57) 3523 0.90 (0.47–1.75) 5598 1.35 (0.81–2.26)
p trend   0.063   0.792   0.264
WHR tertiles
 1 9294 1.00 3531 1.00 5204 1.00
 2 9199 1.34 (0.90–1.99) 3842 1.15 (0.61–2.19) 6458 1.23 (0.75–2.02)
 3 9527 2.36 (1.28–4.35) 3660 1.35 (0.71–2.57) 5325 1.35 (0.81–2.26)
p trend   0.009   0.360   0.256
BF% tertiles
 1 9415 1.00 3748 1.00 5352 1.00
 2 9055 1.12 (0.69–1.83) 3697 0.88 (0.48–1.59) 6476 1.65 (1.00–2.72)
 3 9439 1.51 (0.87–2.62) 3535 0.79 (0.42–1.50) 5101 1.33 (0.76–2.33)
p trend   0.108   0.472   0.353
  1. Adjusted for sex, age, smoking, alcohol consumption, and diabetes