TABLE 2

Correlations of cytokines, CRP, BMI, WHR, and HbA1c

HbA1cBMIWHRIL-6TNF-α
HbA1c
BMI0.224 (P < 0.001)
WHR0.239 (P < 0.001)0.425 (P < 0.001)
IL-60.099 (P = 0.019)0.302 (P < 0.001)0.264 (P < 0.001)
TNF-α0.031 (NS)0.17 (P < 0.001)0.15 (P < 0.001)0.177 (P < 0.001)
CRP0.1 (P = 0.017)0.242 (P < 0.001)0.11 (P = 0.01)0.51 (P < 0.001)0.135 (P = 0.001)