Table 2.

Weight status patterns and the risks of ovarian cancer overall including women born 1930–1989a

Overweight statusbNCasesHR (95% CI)
Non-overweight at 7 and 13 years114,2298391.00 (ref.)
Non-overweight at 7 years, overweight at 13 years4,828321.09 (0.77–1.55)
Overweight at 7 years, non-overweight at 13 years3,435210.98 (0.64–1.51)
Overweight at 7 and 13 years4,208361.67 (1.19–2.33)
  • aCox proportional hazards regression models stratified by 5-year birth cohorts.

  • bOverweight defined using International Obesity Task Force criteria.