Table 4

Correlation between c-IMT and subject characteristics

Mean c-IMTSpearman correlation
CorrelationP
Age at study−0.1380.549
BMI z score−0.0500.827
Diabetes duration−0.1600.487
FPG0.1620.473
2-week BGSD0.1110.631
HbA1c−0.1380.549
Triglycerides0.0090.966
Cholesterol−0.1660.473
LDL cholesterol−0.2590.255
HDL cholesterol−0.1830.425
Cholesterol–to–HDL cholesterol0.0170.993
hs-CRP−0.2720.289
Homocysteine−0.1120.702
RBC folate−0.1170.664
Fibrinogen−0.3430.151
FMD%0.1590.490
Mean SBP−0.1330.596
Mean DBP−0.2710.277
  • BGSD, blood glucose SD.