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Table 3 Multivariate relationships with carotid intima-media thickness (n = 177)

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

  Framingham factors alone Framingham factors + PWV Framingham factors + AIx Framingham factors + cAP Framingham factors + LpPLA2
  estimate P estimate P estimate P estimate P estimate P
Age 0.074 <.0001 0.045 0.016 0.073 <.0001 0.068 0.004 0.075 <.0001
Female Gender -0.111 0.002 -0.113 0.001 -0.127 0.002 -0.144 0.001 -0.113 0.002
Systolic BP 0.025 0.119 0.017 0.323 0.012 0.507 0.008 0.819 0.025 0.115
Total Cholesterol 0.014 0.397 0.003 0.862 0.005 0.772 0.005 0.809 0.018 0.296
HDL Cholesterol 0.018 0.303 0.022 0.205 0.024 0.201 0.024 0.245 0.017 0.322
Current Smoker 0.011 0.782 -0.003 0.937 0.023 0.596 0.007 0.893 0.018 0.659
Diabetes -0.008 0.796 -0.010 0.745 0.000 0.994 -0.025 0.562 -0.010 0.763
Pulse wave velocity    0.049 0.016       
Augmentation Index      0.021 0.295     
Central Aortic Pressure        0.034 0.384   
LpPLA2          -0.013 0.441