Table 2—

Correlation between esRAGE and variables in all subjects

Univariate*
Multivariate
rPβFP
Age (years)−0.052NS
Sex (male/female)NS
Diabetes (yes/no)0.0001
Duration of diabetes (years)−0.127NS
Smoking (yes/no)NS
BMI (kg/m2)−0.3630.0005−0.0129.00.0035
SBP (mmHg)−0.139NS
DBP (mmHg)−0.2740.0095
A1C (%)−0.614<0.0001−0.03846.1<0.00001
Total cholesterol (mmol/l)−0.138NS
HDL cholesterol (mmol/l)−0.022NS
Triglycerides (mmol/l)−0.2520.0175
Log10 CRP(mg/l)−0.3140.0024
R20.414
  • *

    * Pearson’s univariate correlation coefficients.

  • A stepwise multivariate regression analysis was performed. Sex: male = 1, female = 0; smoking: yes = 1, no = 0. β: partial regression coefficient.