TABLE 2

Correlation between episodic and semantic memory and their components and age, fPG, 2hPG, systolic blood pressure (SBP), diastolic blood pressure (DBP), hypertension (HT), total cholesterol, BMI, depression, smoking, cardiovascular disease (CVD), and years in formal education

AgefPG2hPGSBPDBPHTCholesterolBMIDepressionSmokingCVDEducation
Women
    Episodic−0.34*−0.29*−0.24*−0.14−0.15−0.20−0.24−0.11−0.030.05−0.090.37*
        Recall−0.47*−0.22−0.24−0.20−0.20−0.20−0.32*−0.16−0.080.11−0.090.46*
        Recognition−0.15−0.25*−0.17−0.06−0.06−0.14−0.11−0.050.01−0.01−0.050.19
    Semantic−0.22−0.10−0.22−0.15−0.20−0.16−0.20−0.120.010.09−0.23*0.52*
        Fluency−0.20−0.09−0.17−0.10−0.15−0.13−0.17−0.030.040.04−0.100.35*
        Knowledge−0.18−0.09−0.20−0.15−0.19−0.14−0.18−0.15−0.010.09−0.26*0.51*
Men
    Episodic−0.130.010.04−0.09−0.06−0.10−0.20−0.16−0.07−0.150.020.43*
        Recall−0.31*−0.03−0.05−0.19*−0.13−0.18−0.19−0.14−0.12−0.13−0.150.48*
        Recognition−0.040.040.090.000.01−0.01−0.14−0.12−0.01−0.110.130.25
    Semantic−0.150.080.03−0.01−0.05−0.03−0.05−0.21−0.04−0.15−0.010.58*
        Fluency−0.110.050.10−0.05−0.06−0.11−0.03−0.13−0.03−0.09−0.030.42*
        Knowledge−0.150.08−0.010.01−0.03−0.02−0.05−0.22−0.04−0.160.010.58*
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    * P < 0.001;

  • P < 0.05;

  • P < 0.01.