Mediators of Inflammation / 2015 / Article / Tab 5

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Inflammation, Oxidative Stress, and Antioxidants Contribute to Selected Sleep Quality and Cardiometabolic Health Relationships: A Cross-Sectional Study

Table 5

Indirect effect of mediators on the sleep quality-metabolic syndrome and sleep quality-number of MetS components relationship for women.

Mediators (95%  )
MetSMetSNumber of MetS components

C-Reactive Protein (nM)0.0360.044  0.035 
γ-Glutamyl transferase (U/L)0.0420.049 0.017
Bilirubin (µM)0.0030.003 (−0.005, 0.011)0.005 (−0.005, 0.015)
Carotenoids (µM)0.0120.020 (0.000, 0.040)0.017 (0.000, 0.033)
Uric acid (µM)0.0350.056  0.043 
Vitamin A (µM) 0.0220.025 (−0.006, 0.055)0.021 (−0.005, 0.047)
Vitamin C (µM) 0.0310.032  0.022
Vitamin D (nM)0.0060.013 (−0.036, 0.062)0.010 (−0.028, 0.048)
Vitamin E (µM) −0.014−0.032  −0.003 (−0.030, 0.024)

MetS is metabolic syndrome. is indirect effect. Significant for Joint test, and bold means significant for Sobel test.

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