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Table 3 Correlation of Carotid Intima Media Thickness with Cardiometabolic Parameters

From: Heart type fatty acid binding protein response and subsequent development of atherosclerosis in insulin resistant polycystic ovary syndrome patients

Variable r P
BMI ** 0.408 < 0.001
FG** 0.390 0.001
Fasting glucose* 0.283 0.014
Fasting insulin* 0.267 0.021
HOMA* 0.294 0.011
TG** 0.316 0.006
Free Testosterone* 0.246 0.035
HFABP** 0.396 <0.001
hsCRP* 0.293 0.011
  1. r indicates Pearson correlation coefficient, BMI body mass index, FG ferriman gallwey score, HOMA homeostasis model assessment insulin resistance index, TG triglyceride, HFABP heart fatty acid binding protein, hsCRP high sensitivity C-reactive protein.
  2. *Correlation is significant at the 0.05 level. **Correlation is significant at the 0.01 level.