Table 2

Unadjusted Spearman ranked correlation for association between inflammatory marker concentration and PHQ-9 score

Inflammatory markerrsP value
hs-CRP0.15<0.001*
IL-40.060.056
IL-60.050.075
IL-100.050.105
VEGF0.070.012*
TNF-α0.020.404
IL-1β0.090.003*
IL-1RA0.16<0.001*
MCP-10.080.005*
WBC0.13<0.001*
TG0.11<0.001*
Adiponectin−0.070.010*
  • *Significant after Simes' improved Bonferroni correction for multiple testing.