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Table. 3.

Table. 3.

Association of interaction between relative grip strength and relative legs strength with anemia by age

Characteristic of risk factor Total (n=1,987) Age <65 yr (n=1,195) Age ≥65 yr (n=792)
Relative grip strength/relative leg strength
Low/Low 1.00 (Reference) 1.00 (Reference) 1.00 (Reference)
Low/High 0.73 (0.43–1.23) 0.58 (0.25–1.34) 1.20 (0.60–2.40)
High/Low 0.67 (0.40–1.12) 1.17 (0.54–2.54) 0.44 (0.21–0.93)
High/High 0.56 (0.35–0.91) 0.70 (0.35–1.38) 0.41 (0.18–0.96)
p-trend 0.028 0.556 0.011

Values are presented as odds ratio (95% confidence interval).

Multivariable adjusted age, sex, sleep time, serum glucose, meat intake, human serum-C-reactive protein, body mass index, lean body mass, history of hypertension, history of diabetes mellitus, estimated glomerular filtration rate.

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