Table 2

Correlation between ln-IR, ln-CRP, and ln-adiponectin with cardiovascular risk factors by sex

Ln-IRLn-CRPLn-adiponectin
MenWomenMenWomenMenWomen
Correlation coefficient (r)P valueCorrelation coefficient (r)P valueCorrelation coefficient (r)P valueCorrelation coefficient (r)P valueCorrelation coefficient (r)P valueCorrelation coefficient (r)P value
Age (years)0.108<0.0010.233<0.0010.119<0.0010.222<0.0010.166<0.0010.084<0.001
BMI (kg/m2)0.539<0.0010.582<0.0010.366<0.0010.544<0.001−0.280<0.001−0.307<0.001
Waist circumference (cm)0.572<0.0010.611<0.0010.402<0.0010.548<0.001−0.268<0.001−0.314<0.001
BP (mmHg)
 Systolic0.243<0.0010.358<0.0010.166<0.0010.280<0.001−0.0100.644−0.0580.003
 Diastolic0.227<0.0010.273<0.0010.167<0.0010.245<0.001−0.119<0.001−0.122<0.001
Total cholesterol (mmol/L)0.0360.0920.109<0.0010.105<0.0010.135<0.001−0.0500.0180.0140.485
Triglycerides (mmol/L)0.276<0.0010.347<0.0010.189<0.0010.243<0.001−0.292<0.001−0.281<0.001
HDL-C (mmol/L)−0.310<0.001−0.410<0.001−0.263<0.001−0.333<0.0010.395<0.0010.425<0.001
LDL-C (mmol/L)0.0100.6300.130<0.0010.113<0.0010.177<0.001−0.0480.025−0.0310.119
Fasting glucose (mmol/L)0.438<0.0010.516<0.0010.139<0.0010.246<0.001−0.114<0.001−0.190<0.001
Fasting insulin (μU/L)0.769<0.0010.859<0.0010.236<0.0010.382<0.001−0.263<0.001−0.322<0.001
Ln-IR110.339<0.0010.474<0.001−0.344<0.001−0.387<0.001
Ln-CRP (mg/L)0.339<0.0010.474<0.00111−0.212<0.001−0.307<0.001
Ln-adiponectin (ng/mL)−0.344<0.001−0.387<0.001−0.212<0.001−0.307<0.00111