TABLE 2

Multivariable Analysis of Factors Associated With Obesity Documentation in the Inpatient Setting

CharacteristicaOR (95% CI)P
Age (reference, 2–4 y)
 5–113.31 (1.45–7.54)<.01
 12–187.43 (3.27–16.84)<.01
Severe obesity (BMI ≥120% of 95th percentile)3.92 (2.74–5.62)<.01
Cholelithiasis6.20 (2.08–18.50)<.01
  • Sex, race and/or ethnicity, primary language, Medicaid, >1 admission, and LOS >52 hours were also included in the model but were not significant.