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Table 2 Correlationsa between trans fatty acids and ADMA

From: Serum trans fatty acids, asymmetric dimethylarginine and risk of acute myocardial infarction and mortality in patients with suspected coronary heart disease: a prospective cohort study

  Bivariate Multivariateb Multivariatec
Percentage by weight (wt%)    
Trans fatty acid 0.21 0.16 0.14
Trans 16:1n7 0.22 0.16 0.12
Trans 18:1 0.20 0.15 0.14
Concentration (mg/L)    
Trans fatty acid 0.18 0.15 0.20
Trans 16:1n7 0.21 0.17 0.18
Trans 18:1 0.17 0.15 0.20
  1. a Spearman’s ranked (partial) correlation coefficient (ρ)
  2. b Adjusted for age (years) and sex
  3. c Adjusted for age (years), sex, effective statin dose at baseline (0–6), fasting (yes/no), eGFR (mL/min), ACS (yes/no), triglycerides (mmol/L)
  4. All correlation are significant at the 0.001 level (2-tailed)