Table 2

Partial correlation analysis for FA with hsTNT, age, and cystatin C

No controllingDouble controlling for age and cystatin CDouble controlling for age and hsTNTDouble controlling for hsTNT and cystatin C
All T2DT2D DNAll T2DT2D DNAll T2DT2D DNAll T2DT2D DN
FA vs. hsTNTr = −0.52 P < 0.00***r = −0.66 P < 0.00***r = −0.31 P = 0.02*r = −0.61 P = 0.00**n.a.n.a.
FA vs. ager = −0.42 P = 0.00**r = −0.22 P = 0.26nsn.a.r = −0.20 P = 0.17nsr = 0.14 P = 0.49nsn.a.
FA vs. cystatin Cr = 0.29 P = 0.04*r = −0.40 P = 0.03*n.a.n.a.r = −0.05 P = 0.71nsr = −0.25 P = 0.22ns
  • n.a., not applicable.

  • Level of significance: nsP > 0.05; *P < 0.05; **P < 0.01; ***P < 0.001.