TABLE 3

Spearman correlation analysis of associations of Si, AIR, and DI with MetS variables* among nondiabetic IRAS participants

VariableSiAIR (r)DI (r)
Fasting insulin−0.680.24−0.41
Fasting glucose−0.33−0.26−0.47
BMI−0.540.14−0.35
Waist circumference−0.540.14−0.37
Waist-to-hip ratio−0.330.12§−0.21
Tg−0.300.03−0.24
HDL0.29−0.130.16
Systolic BP−0.25−0.09−0.29
Diastolic BP−0.01−0.02−0.02
Albumin/creatinine ratio−0.080.02−0.07
  • *

    * Similar magnitude and direction of coefficients in separate analyses of men and women.

  • P < 0.05;

  • P < 0.01;

  • §

    § P < 0.001;

  • P < 0.0001.