Table 2—

Pearson coefficient of correlation between multiple metabolic factors and MR-proADM among nondiabetic individuals

Mean ± SD Plasma concentrationPearson coefficient of correlation with MR-proADMP
HOMA-IR1.96 ± 1.520.1830.02
hsCRP (mg/l)0.23 ± 0.290.1570.047
Triglycerides (mM)1.26 ± 0.810.130.08
LDL cholesterol (mmol/l)3.35 ± 0.88−0.130.08
Waist circumference (cm)76.0 ± 14.20.140.08
Total adiponectin (μg/ml)7.65 ± 4.880.130.10
BMI (kg/m2)23.4 ± 3.90.120.11
Age (years)40 ± 110.090.22
HDL cholesterol (mmol/l)1.67 ± 0.450.080.27
Total cholesterol (mmol/l)5.56 ± 0.97−0.060.44
Urinary ACR (mg/g)13.4 ± 26.20.030.68
Systolic blood pressure (mmHg)123 ± 18−0.0010.99
Diastolic blood pressure (mmHg)77 ± 10−0.0030.97