Table 3

ORsa and 95% CIs for prostate cancer in relation to selected anthropometric characteristics, Shanghai, China

QuartilesbPtrend
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Height (cm)<164164–167168–171172–183
Total prostate cancer1.000.87(0.55–1.40)0.68(0.42–1.09)1.03(0.66–1.59)0.96
Localized prostate cancer1.000.87(0.42–1.83)0.78(0.38–1.62)1.30(0.67–2.52)0.44
Regional/remote prostate cancer1.000.92(0.53–1.59)0.65(0.37–1.14)0.96(0.57–1.61)0.68
Usual adult weight (kg)<5555–5960–6465–116
Total prostate cancer1.001.08(0.63–1.83)1.15(0.71–1.87)1.14(0.72–1.82)0.56
Localized cancer1.001.01(0.45–2.25)1.17(0.57–2.42)1.01(0.50–2.05)0.94
Regional/remote prostate cancer1.001.18(0.63–2.23)1.17(0.65–2.08)1.23(0.71–2.15)0.51
BMI (kg/m2)<19.819.8–21.421.5–23.523.6–36.1
Total prostate cancer1.001.12(0.71–1.76)0.97(0.61–1.53)1.06(0.67–1.70)1.00
Localized prostate cancer1.001.16(0.60–2.23)0.80(0.39–1.64)0.91(0.45–1.85)0.57
Regional/remote prostate cancer1.001.05(0.61–1.81)1.08(0.63–1.86)1.10(0.63–1.91)0.73
Right upper arm (cm)c<60.560.5–64.864.9–70.6>70.6
Total prostate cancer1.000.80(0.51–1.24)0.96(0.61–1.50)0.52(0.32–0.84)0.03
Localized prostate cancer1.000.93(0.46–1.90)1.14(0.57–2.27)0.92(0.45–1.87)0.96
Regional/remote prostate cancer1.000.79(0.47–1.33)0.93(0.55–1.55)0.37(0.20–0.68)0.004
  • a Adjusted for age, education, marital status, and total calories.

  • b Based on the distribution among 471 controls. Numbers in parentheses, 95% CI.

  • c Measured at interview.