Table 3—

Regression analysis of associations between Zc of the aorta and clinical variables, analyzed as matched pairs

VariableRegression coefficient (adjusted for diabetes)SEP value
Type 1 diabetes43.413.00.004
Urine albumin excretion (μg/min)17.16.20.01
A1C (%)12.95.00.02
Female sex121.047.80.02
LVOT diameter (cm)−141.571.40.06
BMI (kg/m2)3.02.80.30
Carotid-femoral PWV (m/s)16.317.10.35
Current smoking−3.33.80.39
Augmentation index (%)−0.51.00.64
Heart rate (bpm)0.21.10.85