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Table 3 Correlation of serum cystatin C levels with clinical and biological parameters

From: Cystatin C and asymptomatic coronary artery disease in patients with metabolic syndrome and normal glomerular filtration rate

Variables Cystatin C Cystatin C (adjust for age sex and eGFR)
  r P r P
Age(years) 0.267 <0.001 _ _
BMI(kg/m2) 0.062 0.379 0.299 <0.001
HR(bpm) −0.091 0.193 0.002 0.981
Systolic BP(mmHg) 0.003 0.961 0.036 0.609
Diastolic BP(mmHg) 0.009 0.895 0.069 0.331
TC(mmol/L) 0.105 0.135 0.122 0.083
TG(mmol/L)* 0.048 0.495 0.152 0.031
LDL-c(mmol/L) −0.004 0.956 0.006 0.930
HDL-c(mmol/L)* 0.007 0.925 −0.026 0.713
Fibrinogen(g/L) 0.173 0.013 0.242 0.001
FPG(mmol/L) −0.053 0.455 −0.102 0.149
UA(μmol/L) 0.382 <0.001 0.370 <0.001
SCr(mmol/L) 0.464 <0.001 _ _
eGFR(ml/min/1.73 m2) −0.473 <0.001 _ _
  1. BMI, body mass index; HR, heart rate; BP, blood pressure; TC, total cholesterol; TG, triglyceride; LDL-c, low-density lipoprotein cholesterol; HDL-c, high-density lipoprotein cholesterol; FPG, fasting plasma glucose; UA, uric acid; SCr, serum creatinine.
  2. *Log transformed before analysis.