TABLE 2

Spearman correlation analysis (unadjusted) of measures of body fat and metabolic variables with CRP, fibrinogen, and PAI-1*

CRPFibrinogenPAI-1
BMI0.430.270.34
SBP0.210.150.15
DBP0.130.080.19
Waist circumference0.330.200.39
Fasting insulin0.340.190.43
Fasting glucose0.140.060.23
SI−0.39−0.21−0.38
AIR0.160.120.18
  • *

    * Data partly reported in Festa et al. (9). All P < 0.0001, except

  • P < 0.01 and

  • P = NS. SBP, systolic blood pressure; DBP, diastolic blood pressure.