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Table 2 Childhood adversity and cardiometabolic health outcomes (path C)

From: Childhood adversity and women’s cardiometabolic health in adulthood: associations with health behaviors, psychological distress, mood symptoms, and personality

  Total adversity exposure Interpersonal victimization
No adversity (n = 69) 1 type of adverse event (n = 29) ≥ 2 types of adverse events (n = 17) p value No interpersonal victimization (n = 93) Interpersonal victimization (n = 22) p value
Anthropometrics
 BMI 35.7 (5.2) 34.7 (4.5) 36.2 (6.7) 0.593 35.7 (5.1) 34.7 (6.1) 0.437
 Waist circumference (cm) 106.8 (11.2) 103.5 (10.2) 107.4 (13.5) 0.396 106.7 (11.5) 103.1 (10.3) 0.197
Blood pressure
 SBP (mmHg) 120.6 (14.4) 118.6 (13.5) 122.9 (16.2) 0.628 120.5 (14.5) 120.3 (14.2) 0.962
 DBP (mmHg) 81.9 (10.1) 80.9 (8.8) 82.1 (8.8) 0.872 81.8 (9.8) 81.1 (8.5) 0.747
Composite outcome
 Metabolic syndrome 25 (41.7%) 9 (36.0%) 7 (46.7%) 0.791 34 (41.0%) 7 (41.2%) 0.987
  1. Results are presented as mean (standard deviation (SD)) or prevalence (percentage)
  2. BMI body mass index, SBP systolic blood pressure, DBP diastolic blood pressure