Table 3—

Linear multiple regression of endothelium-dependent vasodilatation as dependent variable

Dependent variablesEndothelium-dependent vasodilation
Independent variables
Unstandardized coefficients
Standardized
βSEβTP
Log10 IL-6 (ng/l)−6.9947.801−0.393−3.3550.001
Age (years)3.756E-020.0520.0820.7210.473
BMI (kg/m2)0.3790.2090.2281.8170.073
Smoking (yes/no)2.4321.3040.1971.8650.066
Log 10 insulin sensitivity (10−4 · min−1 · mU · l−1)−0.4462.963−0.018−0.1500.881
LDL cholesterol (mg/dl)−1.297E-020.013−0.100−0.9670.336
Systolic blood pressure (mmHg)5.783E-020.0490.1641.1740.244
Diastolic blood pressure (mmHg)−0.1410.069−0.281−2.0500.044