International Journal of Endocrinology / 2017 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Relationship between Central Arterial Stiffness and Insulin Resistance in Chinese Community-Dwelling Population without Diabetes Mellitus

Table 2

Bivariate correlation between arterial stiffness and insulin resistance.

CharacteristicsHOMA-IR
rP value

Age (year)0.120<0.001
BMI (kg/m2)0.459<0.001
SBP (mmHg)0.174<0.001
DBP (mmHg)0.200<0.001
TG (mmol/L)0.392<0.001
HDL-c (mmol/L)−0.305<0.001
LDL-c (mmol/L)0.9070.001
cfPWV (m/s)0.115<0.001

HOMA-IR: homeostasis model assessment of insulin resistance; BMI: body mass index; SBP: systolic blood pressure; DBP: diastolic blood pressure; TG: triglycerides; HDL-c: high-density lipoprotein-cholesterol; LDL-c: low-density lipoprotein-cholesterol; cfPWV: carotid-femoral pulse wave velocity.