TABLE 2

Baseline partial Spearman’s correlation* among inflammation, hemostatic, and metabolic variables

Baseline correlationsFasting glucoseHbA1cHOMA-IRFasting insulinCRPFibrinogenPhysical activityWaistWHRBMI
Fasting glucose1.000.310.330.210.050.10−0.020.170.100.17
HbA1c1.000.150.120.130.21−0.030.140.060.13
HOMA-IR1.000.990.190.18−0.100.440.270.42
Fasting insulin1.000.200.18−0.100.430.270.42
CRP1.000.50−0.060.360.140.38
Fibrinogen1.00−0.060.290.090.32
Physical activity1.00−0.14−0.03−0.15
Waist1.000.560.86
WHR1.000.30
BMI1.00
  • P < 0.01 for absolute Spearman’s correlations of 0.06 or more.

  • *

    * Adjusted for age, sex, and ethnicity. WHR, waist-to-hip ratio.