TABLE 3

Correlation Coefficients for the Associations Between BMI z Scores and FMI z Scores

Correlation Coefficient With FMI z Scores
CDC BMI z score for the entire BMDCS group0.85
CDC BMI z score for BMDCS girls0.89
CDC BMI z score for BMDCS boys0.82
CDC BMI z score for the entire DS group0.92
CDC BMI z score for DS girls0.96
CDC BMI z score for DS boys0.90
DS-specific BMI z score for the entire DS group0.93
DS-specific BMI z score for DS girls0.95
DS-specific BMI z score for DS boys0.89
  • All P < .0001.