Table 2—

Significance of the association of endothelial cell dysfunction and inflammation markers with nephropathy and cardiovascular disease in the presence of conventional risk factors

Biological domainNephropathy
Internal carotid IMT (year 6)
Common carotid IMT (year 6)
LRTd.f.PPartial F testd.f.*PPartial F testd.f.*P
Fibrinolysis (activity)2.6220.271.762, 7560.174.432, 7770.01
Fibrinolysis (mass)0.1720.920.472, 7900.620.092, 8170.91
Adhesion molecules10.2530.021.033, 6050.380.073, 6280.98
Inflammation0.4410.5112.721, 762<0.017.901, 787<0.01
  • d.f., degree of freedom.

  • * Numerator, denominator.