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Table 2 Univariate relationships with Carotid Intima Media Thickness

From: Pulse wave velocity and carotid atherosclerosis in White and Latino patients with hypertension

N = 177 Carotid intima-media thickness
  Correlation coefficient P
Age (years) 0.369 <.0001
Systolic blood pressure (mm Hg) 0.207 0.006
Total cholesterol (mg/dL) 0.054 0.476
HDL cholesterol (mg/dL) 0.096 0.210
Pulse wave velocity (cm/s) 0.389 <.0001
Augmentation Index (%) 0.123 0.130
Central aortic pressure (mm Hg) 0.254 0.005
hsCRP (mg/L) -0.004 0.959
LPPLA2 Mass rank 0.034 0.653
LPPLA2 Activity rank 0.110 0.149
Flow-mediated dilation (%) -0.087 0.270
Gender -0.170 0.007
Current Smoker 0.023 0.713
Diabetes -0.046 0.461
  1. hsCRP = high sensitivity C-reactive protein. LpPLA2 = Lipoprotein-associated phospholipase A2. HDL = high density lipoprotein