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Table 2 Multiple logistic regression analysis with12-month successful weight loss maintenance as the dependent variable

From: Predictors of successful long-term weight loss maintenance: a two-year follow-up

Independent variable OR (95% CI) P value Corrected P value
∆ BW 0.69 (0.54−0.83) <0.001 0.014*
Pre CES-D 1.04 (0.93−1.16) 0.52 0.10
Post CES-D 0.93 (0.84−1.00) 0.085 0.057
Post BES 1.16 (0.97−1.41) 0.11 0.071
Post disinhibition (TFEQ) 0.66 (0.46−0.91) 0.017 0.043*
Post hunger (TFEQ) 1.24 (0.85−1.84) 0.26 0.086
Post YFAS symptom score 0.51 (0.27−0.89) 0.017 0.029*
  1. Pre: data at the beginning of the weight loss phase
  2. Post: data at the end of the weight loss phase
  3. ∆ BW: Body weight at the end of weight loss intervention minus body weight at the beginning of weight loss intervention
  4. OR Odds Ratio, CI Confidence Interval, BW Body Weight, CES-D Center for Epidemiologic Studies-Depression Scale, BES Binge Eating Scale, TFEQ Three Factor Eating Questionnaire, YFAS Yale Food Addiction Scale
  5. * Significant by corrected P value calculated using the Benjamini-Hochberg procedure