Table 3: Multiple linear regression analysis of plasma LL-37 level.

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VariablesBeta value

Age−0.156n.s.
Sex−0.131n.s.
BMI−0.116n.s.
Disease duration−0.124n.s.
Hypertension−0.120n.s.
HbA1c0.024n.s.
HDL cholesterol−0.411<0.01
hs-CRP0.193<0.05

Beta is the standardized partial regression coefficient of multiple linear regression analysis. n.s.: not significant.