Table 3—

Correlations of adiponectin plasma concentrations with parameters of glucose and lipid metabolism, adipocytokines, and inflammatory proteins (Spearman correlation coefficient) in all women as well as partial correlation analysis after adjustment of the effect of BFM, waist-to-hip ratio, or Si

Adiponectin
Adjusted for BFM
Adjusted for waist-to-hip ratio
Adjusted for Si
rPrPrPrP
Si0.40<0.00010.26<0.0090.200.04
Disposition indexFSIGT0.330.00080.23<0.020.220.03
Basal insulin secretionOGTT−0.310.001−0.19<0.05−0.140.16−0.150.14
Fasting glucose−0.42<0.0001−0.26<0.009−0.200.04−0.24<0.02
Postload glucose2-h OGTT−0.44<0.0001−0.36<0.0003−0.260.008−0.30<0.003
Triglycerides−0.300.002−0.22<0.02−0.130.19−0.23<0.03
HDL cholesterol0.48<0.00010.44<0.00010.380.00010.41<0.0001
PAI-1−0.51<0.0001−0.44<0.0001−0.310.001−0.38<0.0001
  • pGDM plus healthy control subjects, n = 108.