Table 1—

Baseline characteristics and Spearman correlation coefficients (P value) for ADMA and CRP and continuous variables of patients with type 2 diabetes (n = 125)

ADMACRP
Age (years)64 (58–73)0.142 (0.114)0.041 (0.656)
BMI (kg/m2)29.1 (26.5–33.7)−0.123 (0.174)0.167 (0.064)
Systolic blood pressure (mmHg)150 (136–164)−0.104 (0.251)−0.075 (0.410)
Diastolic blood pressure (mmHg)80 (74–90)−0.214 (0.084)0.039 (0.755)
Diabetes duration (years)10 (4–16)0.079 (0.384)−0.111 (0.225)
Glucose (mg/dl)150 (119–197)0.027 (0.772)−0.020 (0.828)
A1C (%)7.6 (6.8–8.6)0.006 (0.948)−0.062 (0.496)
Glomerular filtration rate (ml/min per 1.73 m2)71.9 (54.5–94.3)−0.320 (<0.001)−0.016 (0.863)
Triglycerides (mg/dl)177 (136–274)−0.064 (0.482)0.154 (0.219)
Cholesterol (mg/dl)184 (159–220)−0.043 (0.638)−0.078 (0.393)
LDL cholesterol (mg/dl)98 (77–125)−0.030 (0.744)−0.020 (0.835)
HDL cholesterol (mg/dl)46 (39–53)0.067 (0.460)−0.263 (0.003)
  • Data are median (interquartile range) or R (P value).