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Table 4 Systolic changes in relation to log2(cholesterol remnants) and log2(triglyceride) in patients with type 2 diabetes

From: Cholesterol remnants and triglycerides are associated with decreased myocardial function in patients with type 2 diabetes

  log2 (cholesterol remnants) log2 (triglyceride)
Univariable Multivariable Univariable Multivariable
β-coefficient (std error) P value β-coefficient (std error) P value β-coefficient (std error) P value β-coefficient (std error) P value
All patients
Ejection fraction (%) −0.7 (0.4) 0.09 −0.4 (0.4) 0.31 −0.6 (0.4) 0.09 −0.3 (0.4) 0.42
Global longitudinal systolic strain (%) 0.40 (0.13) 0.003 0.33 (0.14) 0.02 0.34 (0.12) 0.004 0.28 (0.13) 0.03
Longitudinal displacement (mm) −0.25 (0.09) 0.007 −0.25 (0.10) 0.01 −0.25 (0.08) 0.003 −0.25 (0.09) 0.005
Patients receiving statin therapy
Ejection fraction (%) −0.7 (0.4) 0.12 −0.4 (0.5) 0.43 −0.5 (0.4) 0.18 −0.1 (0.4) 0.72
Global longitudinal systolic strain (%) 0.38 (0.15) 0.01 0.32 (0.16) 0.05 0.33 (0.14) 0.01 0.29 (0.15) 0.05
Longitudinal displacement (mm) −0.20 (0.11) 0.07 −0.20 (0.11) 0.06 −0.22 (0.09) 0.02 −0.22 (0.10) 0.03
  1. Multivariable model adjusted for age, sex, hemoglobin A1c, body mass index, systolic blood pressure and albuminuria
  2. Italic text indicates P < 0.05