TABLE 3

Univariate and multivariate regression analysis for leptin, sOB-R, and FLI in relation to study variables for the cross-sectional study

r1r2r3r4r5
Leptin
 Insulin0.41*0.42*0.41*0.44*0.23*
 Cortisol−0.20−0.020.02−0.050.00
 FT−0.50*0.110.100.02−0.02
 E20.30*0.00−0.00−0.010.04
 IGF-1−0.080.020.03−0.01−0.08
 IGFBP-3−0.01−0.03−0.03−0.02−0.07
sOB-R
 Insulin−0.10−0.11−0.11−0.10−0.02
 Cortisol0.29*0.210.160.120.10
 FT0.22−0.44−0.42−0.51−0.50
 E20.020.250.260.250.23
 IGF-10.03−0.020.030.070.10
 IGFBP-3−0.14−0.13−0.06−0.10−0.13
FLI
 Insulin0.36*0.39*0.40*0.42*0.23*
 Cortisol−0.130.000.05−0.030.01
 FT−0.46*0.000.00−0.08−0.07
 E20.32*0.070.050.03−0.06
 IGF-1−0.020.060.03−0.01−0.07
 IGFBP-3−0.04−0.04−0.03−0.02−0.06
  • r1, Univariate standardized regression coefficient; r2, multivariate standardized regression coefficient adjusted for sex only; r3, multivariate standardized regression coefficient adjusted for sex, age, alcohol, exercise, and smoking; r4, multivariate standardized regression coefficient adjusted for sex, age, alcohol, exercise, and smoking, and mutually for the study hormones; r5, multivariate standardized regression coefficient adjusted for sex, age, alcohol, exercise, and smoking, mutually for the study hormones, and fat mass in kilograms.

  • *

    * 0.001 < P < 0.01;

  • 0.01 < P < 0.05.