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Table 2 Correlations of serum BMP-4 levels with anthropometric variables, glucose-lipid metabolism and fat content

From: New association of bone morphogenetic protein 4 concentrations with fat distribution in obesity and Exenatide intervention on it

Parameters Male Female Total
r P r P r P
BMI 0.032 0.848 0.375 0.045 0.201 0.100
Weight 0.118 0.476 0.365 0.052 0.201 0.100
NC 0.068 0.702 −0.145 0.490 −0.096 0.468
WC 0.136 0.436 0.233 0.263 0.181 0.166
lnHC −0.001 0.995 0.429 0.029 0.225 0.083
lnWHR 0.206 0.236 −0.416 0.035 −0.097 0.462
SBP -0.173 0.397 0.244 0.314 −0.006 0.970
DBP -0.126 0.541 0.251 0.301 0.020 0.894
ALT 0.069 0.694 −0.072 0.712 −0.003 0.982
AST 0.203 0.256 0.080 0.678 0.152 0.237
FPG -0.095 0.588 0.376 0.147 0.089 0.486
FINS -0.132 0.422 −0.026 0.896 0.152 0.217
C-peptide −0.032 0.847 −0.290 0.127 −0.103 0.404
lnHOMA-IR -0.196 0.258 0.214 0.284 −0.077 0.550
HbA1C −0.113 0.510 0.161 0.404 0.001 0.994
TC -0.405 0.013 −0.332 0.079 −0.373 0.002
lnTG −0.244 0.146 −0.193 0.308 −0.231 0.062
HDL-C -0.166 0.326 −0.025 0.897 −0.022 0.858
LDL-C -0.231 0.168 −0.158 0.412 −0.195 0.116
lnCRP −0.131 0.431 0.019 0.924 −0.098 0.441
FFA -0.080 0.638 0.186 0.335 0.069 0.582
UA 0.032 0.851 0.209 0.276 0.039 0.759
FT3 0.441 0.005 −0.151 0.434 0.124 0.314
FT4 0.045 0.786 −0.150 0.436 −0.072 0.558
TSH 0.100 0.547 0.214 0.266 0.186 0.129
%fat trunk/%fat legs 0.002 0.993 −0.358 0.144 −0.221 0.149
Total fatmass −.034 0.870 0.445 0.064 0.161 0.298
Trunkfat% −0.304 0.131 0.444 0.065 0.055 0.725
Est.VAT Area 0.128 0.552 0.625 0.007 0.377 0.015
Total Fat% −0.236 0.247 0.493 0.038 0.139 0.370
Trunk fatmass −0.100 0.635 0.395 0.105 0.170 0.275
Trunk/limb fat mass ratio 0.053 0.795 −0.370 0.131 −0.164 0.287