TABLE 2

Age-adjusted Pearson partial correlation coefficients between plasma fetuin-A levels and selected risk factors, EPIC-Potsdam Study, 819 men and 1,345 women

Risk factorsrP value
Waist circumference0.0250.247
Random plasma glucose0.0390.068
Fasting plasma glucose*0.0980.015
Triglycerides0.0410.058
Fasting triglycerides*0.0930.021
HDL cholesterol0.086<0.001
γ-Glutamyltransferase0.0630.004
hs-CRP0.122<0.001
A1C0.0490.024
  • *

    * In the random subcohort, 246 men and 376 women did not eat for at least 8 h before blood drawing.