Table 3: Adiponectin levels: stepwise linear regression analysis.

VariableBeta value

Sex0.1520.1637.9 × 10−13
Body mass index (kg/m2)0.232−0.0161.71 × 10−6
sVCAM1 (ng/mL)0.2530.5667.49 × 10−7
sE-selectin (ng/mL)0.282−0.1800.003
sICAM1 (ng/mL)0.295−0.1890.003
Age (per year)0.3070.0040.001
CRP (mg/L)0.319−0.0660.002

Cumulative . Multiple linear regression, adjusted for age, gender, and smoking status.