Table 2—

Simple correlation analysis between variables

n = 99Log10 insulin sensitivity (min · mU−1 · 0.1−1)EDVD (%)EIVD (%)Age (years)BMI (Kg/m2)Log triglycerides (mg/dl)HDL cholesterol (mg/dl)Systolic blood pressure (mmHg)Diastolic blood pressure (mmHg)LDL cholesterol (mg/dl)
Log10 IL-6 (ng/l)−0.262−0.247−0.038−0.1830.2400.212−0.050.2990.295−0.184
0.0110.0140.7540.0780.0170.0350.5790.0030.0030.068
Log10 insulin sensitivity−0.0180.105−0.183−0.563−0.3770.190−0.108−0.195−0.087
    (min · mU−1 · l−1)0.8660.4000.0780.0000.0000.0660.2980.0600.403
EDVD (%)−0.0090.0530.061−0.0250.0970.025−0.1060.046
0.9420.6030.5520.8030.3400.8070.3010.654
EIVD (%)−0.182−0.2110.131−0.708−0.129−0.143−0.50
0.1280.0780.2770.5180.2860.2390.679
Age (years)0.135−0.0060.1620.4560.3010.102
0.1820.9510.1100.0000.0030.314
BMI (kg/m2)0.201−0.2390.1670.3250.056
0.0460.0170.1010.0010.584
Log triglycerides (mg/dl)−0.369−0.0110.1410.127
0.0000.9140.1660.209
HDL cholesterol (m/dl)0.1610.097−0.07
0.1140.3430.946
Systolic blood pressure0.6450.110
    (mmHg)0.0000.281
Diastolic blood pressure0.091
    (mmHg)0.375
  • EIVD, endothelium-independent vasodilatation; EDVD, endothelium-dependent vasodilatation.