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Table 2 Spearman correlations between carotid atherosclerosis and risk factors for atherosclerosis in both genders

From: The value of the apoB/apoAΙ ratio and the non-HDL-C/HDL-C ratio in predicting carotid atherosclerosis among Chinese individuals with metabolic syndrome: a cross-sectional study

Variables Men Women
  Correlation coefficient P-value Correlation coefficient P-value
ApoB/apoAΙ 0.079 0.002 0.181 <0.001
Non-HDL-C/HDL-C 0.067 0.01 0.2 <0.001
HDL-C (mmol/L) 0.017 0.508 −0.151 0.004
LDL-C (mmol/L) 0.052 0.044 0.181 <0.001
TC (mmol/L) 0.07 0.007 0.141 0.006
ApoB (g/L) 0.103 <0.001 0.162 0.002
ApoAΙ (g/L) 0.018 0.485 −0.06 0.25
HOMA-IR −0.082 0.002 0.102 0.05
CRP (mg/L) −0.017 0.514 −0.069 0.187
Current smoker −0.014 0.59 −0.033 0.527
  1. HDL-C: high density lipoprotein cholesterol; non-HDL-C: non-high density lipoprotein cholesterol; LDL-C: low density lipoprotein cholesterol; TC: total cholesterol; ApoB: apolipoprotein B; ApoAΙ: apolipoprotein AΙ; HOMA-IR: homeostasis model assessment of insulin resistance; CRP: C-reactive protein.