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Table 3 Correlation of carotid intima media thickness with cardiometabolic parameters

From: Copeptin, a surrogate marker for arginine vasopressin, is associated with cardiovascular risk in patients with polycystic ovary syndrome

Variable R P
Waist/hip ratio 0.18 0.141
Fasting glucose 0.02 0.450
Fasting insulin 0.28 0.02*
HOMA 0.29 0.02*
TG 0.31 0.01*
TC 0.11 0.254
HDL-C -0.35 0.013*
LDL-C 0.08 0.327
hsCRP 0.3 <0.01*
Free testeron 0.28 0.03*
Copeptin 0.39 <0.001*
FG score 0.26 0.04*
  1. *p <0.05 was accepted as statistically significant.
  2. CIMT: carotid intima-media thickness, hsCRP: high sensitivity C-reactive protein, FG score: Ferriman–Gallwey score, HDL-C: high-density lipoprotein cholesterol, HOMA: homeostasis model assessment, LDL-C: low-density lipoprotein cholesterol, R: Pearson linear correlation coefficient.