
Path coefficients

Goodnessoffit


HOMAIR → hsCRP

hsCRP → HOMAIR

p^{a}

RMR

CFI


β_{1}

p

β_{2}

p


Glycemia status

Normoglycemia (n = 278)

− 0.037

0.483

0.081

0.155

0.032

0.022

0.990

Hyperglycemia (n = 231)

0.045

0.449

0.156

0.008

0.059

0.054

0.914

T2DM (n = 68)

0.131

0.206

0.143

0.199

0.911

0.031

0.994

PreT2DM (n = 163)

0.006

0.938

0.177

0.012

0.015

0.061

0.884

p^{b}

0.141
 
0.194
    
p^{c}

0.011
 
0.380
    
p^{d}

0.475
 
0.121
    
Race

White (n = 360)

0.029

0.530

0.108

0.023

0.111

0.097

0.932

Black (n = 149)

− 0.052

0.490

0.120

0.117

0.022

0.148

1.000

p^{e}

0.148
 
0.843
    
Sex

Male (n = 176)

0.013

0.848

0.044

0.518

0.645

0.104

0.928

Female (n = 333)

− 0.001

0.986

0.138

0.006

0.005

0.111

0.962

p^{f}

0.801
 
0.095
    
Followup period

Below median (n = 245)

− 0.018

0.756

0.035

0.560

0.352

0.067

0.862

Above median (n = 264)

0.026

0.627

0.199

< 0.001

< 0.001

0.002

0.981

p^{g}

0.885
 
0.003
    
 β, standardized regression coefficient; RMR, root mean square residual; CFI, comparative fit index; hsCRP, highsensitivity Creactive protein; HOMAIR, homeostasis model assessment for insulin resistance; T2DM, type 2 diabetes mellitus
 ^{a}p value for difference between β_{1} and β_{2}
 ^{b}p value for difference in β_{1} and β_{2} between hyperglycemia and normoglycemia groups
 ^{c}p value for difference in β_{1} and β_{2} between T2DM and normoglycemia groups
 ^{d}p value for difference in β_{1} and β_{2} between preT2DM and normoglycemia groups
 ^{e}p value for difference in β_{1} and β_{2} between whites and blacks
 ^{f}p value for difference in β_{1} and β_{2} between males and females
 ^{g}p value for difference in β_{1} and β_{2} between followup period groups (median = 6.7 years)