TABLE 3

Results of factor analysis of anthropometric and metabolic variables, including directly measured insulin sensitivity from the FSIGTT among nondiabetic subjects in the IRAS

VariableFactor
MetabolicBlood pressure
BMI0.710.24
Waist0.810.22
Fasting glucose0.440.24
2-h glucose0.510.18
Log(SI+1)−0.67−0.19
Log triglyceride0.44−0.09
HDL cholesterol−0.460.15
Systolic BP0.120.71
Diastolic BP0.090.61
Log albumin/creatinine ratio0.010.25
% Total variance28.18.8
% Cumulative variance28.136.9
  • Loadings ≥0.40 in bold type. BP, blood pressure.