TABLE 2

Independent Effect of Childhood Maltreatment and DV on BMI According to Gender (N = 9295)

VariableModel 1aModel 2aModel 3aModel 4a
β (95% CI)β (95% CI)β (95% CI)β (95% CI)
Women (n = 5083)
 DV
  NoRefRefRefRef
  Yes0.4 (0.1 to 0.7)b0.4 (0.1 to 0.7)b0.4 (0.1 to 0.7)b0.4 (0.1 to 0.7)b
 Childhood maltreatment
  Inadequate supervision0.7 (0.2 to 1.1)b
  Physical neglect−0.3 (–0.8 to 0.2)
  Physical abuse0.2 (–0.3 to 0.7)
  Sexual abuse0.6 (–0.1 to 1.3)c
Men (n = 4212)
 DV
  NoRefRefRefRef
  Yes−0.2 (–0.4 to 0.1)−0.2 (–0.4 to 0.1)−0.2 (–0.4 to 0.1)−0.2 (–0.4 to 0.1)
 Childhood maltreatment
  Inadequate supervision0.1 (–0.3 to 0.6)
  Physical neglect0.1 (–0.3 to 0.5)
  Physical abuse0.0 (–0.5 to 0.5)
  Sexual abuse0.3 (–0.4 to 1.0)
  • a Adjusted for baseline (wave 1) age, race/ethnicity, parental education, family history of obesity, BMI, and depressive symptoms. Each model (1–4) additionally incorporates 1 of the 4 forms of child maltreatment.

  • b P < .05.

  • c P < . 10.