Table 5: Results of hierarchical multiple regression analysis for variables predicting insulin resistance score.

Predictors Dependent variable: insulin resistance score

Step  12.820.06
 Age (years)0.167
 Gender−0.201
Step  215.990.44
 Waist circumference (cm)0.565
 Systolic blood pres. (mmHg)0.085
 Diastolic blood pres. (mmHg)0.013
 Fasting glucose (mmol/L)0.382
 HDL-cholesterol (mmol/L)−0.104
Step  313.450.10
 Alanine (μmol/L)0.161
 Glycine (μmol/L)−0.188
 Leucine (μmol/L)0.020
 Tyrosine (μmol/L)0.086
 Cysteine (μmol/L)0.043
Total 0.60
96

< 0.05, < 0.01, and < 0.001.