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Table 2 Association between clinical variables and baPWV

From: Relationship of insulin resistance estimated by triglyceride glucose index to arterial stiffness

  Univariate Multivariate
  β p β p
Age, years 0.479 < 0.001 0.410 < 0.001
Male 0.137 < 0.001 0.051 0.043
Abdominal obesity 0.083 < 0.001 −0.032 0.065
Increased blood pressure 0.391 < 0.001 0.266 < 0.001
Decreased HDL 0.057 0.004 −0.026 0.140
LDL > 130 mg/dL 0.001 0.998  
Smoking 0.114 < 0.001 −0.021 0.396
TyG index 0.224 < 0.001 0.158 < 0.001
  1. HDL high-density lipoprotein, LDL low-density lipoprotein, TyG triglyceride glucose
  2. Increased blood pressure was defined as blood pressure ≥ 130 mmHg systolic or ≥ 85 mmHg diastolic or anti-hypertensive treatment
  3. Decreased HDL was defined as HDL cholesterol < 40 mg/dL in males or < 50 mg/dL in females