Table 3—

Multivariate linear regression analyses between RBP-4 (dependent variable) and serum creatinine concentrations adjusted for CRP (model 1), WHR (model 2), CRP and WHR (model 3), and CRP, WHR, systolic blood pressure, and FFAs (model 4)

ModelControlCD
Model 1
    Independent variable
        Creatinine0.280/0.032*0.524/0.000*
        CRP−0.148/0.250−0.435/0.000*
Model 2
    Independent variable
        Creatinine0.320/0.022*0.572/0.000*
        WHR−0.046/0.732−0.216/0.045*
Model 3
    Independent variable
        Creatinine0.292/0.038*0.523/0.000*
        CRP−0.146/0.264−0.413/0.000*
        WHR−0.034/0.800−0.058/0.568
Model 4
    Independent variable
        Creatinine0.284/0.046*0.554/0.000*
        CRP−0.166/0.216−0.361/0.001*
        WHR−0.015/0.914−0.031/0.757
        Systolic blood pressure−0.050/0.720−0.237/0.014*
        FFAs0.128/0.366−0.021/0.829
  • Data are β-coefficient/P value. Dependent variable: RBP-4.

  • *

    * Significant correlation.