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Table 7 Associations between renin levels and measures of atherosclerosis burden, arterial stiffness and endothelial function

From: Association between renin and atherosclerotic burden in subjects with and without type 2 diabetes

   T2D
   RAASi NoRAASi
ABPI r −0.19 −0.09
pCor 1.6E-05 ns
r2 0.14 0.16
pReg 3.6E-04 ns
CCA IMT r 0.14 0.13
pCor 7.9E-04 0.021
r2 0.15 0.20
pReg 0.007 ns
Bulb IMT r 0.26 0.29
pCor 1.0E-08 9.40E-07
r2 0.20 0.3
pReg 3.3E-05 0.029
Plaque area r 0.26 0.20
pCor 7.7E-09 0.002
r2 0.26 0.29
pReg 3.2E-08 ns
PWV r 0.02 0.09
pCor ns ns
r2 0.31 0.38
pReg ns ns
RHI r −0.16 −0.15
pCor 2.3E-04 0.007
r2 0.09 0.11
pReg 0.036 ns
  1. r is Pearson correlation coefficient, and r2 is proportion of variation explained by a linear regression model adjusted for age, gender, total cholesterol
  2. HDL systolic BP, smoking, eGFR, IL6, and study center
  3. RAASi RAAS inhibitor treatment