Table 4

Correlation and multivariable analyses of the relationships between GFR changes (mL/min) at 6 months compared with baseline and concomitant changes in other considered covariates

Correlation analysesMultivariable analyses
rP valueSβCP value
Anthropometric parameters
 Weight0.410.00070.23790.0613
 BMI0.390.011
 Waist circumference0.320.0095
Clinical parameters
 Systolic BP0.270.030
 Diastolic BP0.410.0006
 MAP 0.390.00120.24840.0384
 HR0.0410.746
Metabolic parameters
 GDR−0.250.048
 Blood glucose0.300.0160.07640.5511
 HbA1c−0.020.87
 Fasting insulin0.230.068
Serum lipids
 Cholesterol
  Total 0.140.270
  HDL−0.010.935
  LDL0.020.815
  LDL-to-HDL ratio0.070.604
 Triglycerides0.350.00430.20310.1022
 Apolipoprotein A0.100.429
 Apolipoprotein B0.100.436
Other markers
 hs-CRP0.010.968
 AST−0.130.284
 ALT−0.110.363
 CPK−0.050.688
 Angiotensin II0.200.108
 UAE0.210.97
  • ALT, alanine aminotransferase; AST, aspartate transaminase; CPK, creatine phosphokinase; MAP, mean arterial pressure; SβC, standardized β-coefficient.