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Table 2 The association of attendance at a consultation with weight change between the two previous consultations

From: Intermediate weight changes and follow-up of dietetic treatment in primary health care: an observational study

  Category of weight change between two previous consultations
  no weight loss moderate weight loss high weight loss
Attendance at 3rd consultation (yes/no)a 2548/705 3322/706 4810/864
Model 1 ref. 1.28 (1.14–1.44) 1.48 (1.33–1.67)
Model 2 ref. 1.28 (1.14–1.44) 1.40 (1.25–1.57)
Attendance at 4th consultation (yes/no)b 2363/762 2914/662 2803/639
Model 1 ref. 1.40 (1.24–1.58) 1.40 (1.24–1.58)
Model 2 ref. 1.44 (1.27–1.64) 1.35 (1.19–1.54)
Attendance at 5th consultation (yes/no)c 2131/786 2100/527 1844/497
Model 1 ref. 1.43 (1.26–1.62) 1.33 (1.17–1.52)
Model 2 ref. 1.40 (1.21–1.60) 1.27 (1.11–1.47)
Attendance at 6th consultation (yes/no)d 1739/735 1511/422 1035/357
Model 1 ref. 1.44 (1.25–1.66) 1.21 (1.04–1.41)
Model 2 ref. 1.46 (1.25–1.70) 1.17 (0.99–1.38)
  1. Odds ratios are presented with their 95% confidence intervals
  2. Model 1: adjusted for clustered data of patients within dietetic practices
  3. Model 2: model 1+ adjustment for sex, age, initial body mass index (BMI), dietetic diagnosis, and social status score
  4. a Weight loss category according to change in BMI between consultations 1 & 2
  5. b Weight loss category according to change in BMI between consultations 2 & 3
  6. c Weight loss category according to change in BMI between consultations 3 & 4
  7. d Weight loss category according to change in BMI between consultations 4 & 5