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Table 2 Spearman-rank correlation between FABP4 and CMR measures (A) and laboratory results, age, and body mass index (B) overall, in men, and in women

From: The adipokine fatty-acid binding protein 4 and cardiac remodeling

A LVMI RWT LVEDD LVEF RVEDD
FABP 4 overall
 R − 0.25 0.15 − 0.20 0.09 0.03
 p-value < 0.001 0.006 < 0.001 0.104 0.568
FABP 4 women
 R − 0.16 0.18 − 0.05 0.12 0.22
 p-value 0.136 0.076 0.661 0.243 0.032
FABP 4 men
 R − 0.17 0.21 − 0.12 0.04 0.08
 p-value 0.008 < 0.001 0.068 0.588 0.211
B Nt-proBNP Hs-cTnT eGFR age BMI
FABP 4 overall
 R 0.35 0.35 0.36 − 0.48 0.29
 p-value < 0.001 < 0.001 < 0.001 < 0.001 < 0.001
FABP 4 women
 R 0.18 0.18 0.46 −0.39 0.28
 p-value 0.093 0.093 < 0.001 < 0.001 0.007
FABP 4 men
 R 0.40 0.40 0.42 − 0.51 0.30
 p-value < 0.001 < 0.001 < 0.001 < 0.001 < 0.001
  1. Spearman Rank correlation analyses between FABP4 and CMR measures (A) and laboratory results, age, and body mass index (B) overall, in men, and in women
  2. Italic values indicate statistically significant correlations, p-value < 0.05
  3. BMI, body mass index; eGFR, estimated glomerular filtration rate; FABP4, Fatty-acid binding protein 4; hs-cTnT, cardiac high sensitivity troponin T; LVEDD, left ventricular end-diastolic diameter; LVEF, left ventricular ejection fraction; LVMI, left ventricular mass index; NT-proBNP, N-terminal pro B-type brain natriuretic peptid; RVEDD, right ventricular end-diastolic diameter; RWT, relative wall thickness