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Table 5 The association of the mediating effect of some inflammatory markers

From: Circulating inflammatory markers may mediate the relationship between low carbohydrate diet and circadian rhythm in overweight and obese women

  LCD status
  OR (95%CI) β ± SE P
Evening type*    
Intermediate    
 IL-1β 0.33 (0.02–4.49) − 1.10 ± 1.33 0.67
 Galectin-3 0.21 (0.02–2.06) − 1.52 ± 1.14 0.18
 TGF-β 0.12 (0.03–0.47) − 2.12 ± 0.69 0.004
Morning type    
 IL-1β 0.36 (0.02–6.04) − 1 ± 1.46 0.49
 Galectin-3 0.17 (0.01–1.95) − 1.76 ± 1.24 0.4
 TGF-β 0.11 (0.02–0.53) − 2.13 ± 0.77 0.002
  1. OR, Odds ratio; CI, confidence interval; SE, standard error; Il-1β, Interleukin-1β; TGF-β, Transforming growth factor β; N: 304; Multinominal logistic regression adjusted model to job, fat free mass, physical activity, stress as covariates in addition to the inflammatory markers
  2. *Consider as reference