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Table 2 Generalized estimating equation analysis on the association between Hcy level and variables of interest over 6 year period in males

From: Gender differences in risk factors for high plasma homocysteine levels based on a retrospective checkup cohort using a generalized estimating equation analysis

variables B 95% Confidence Interval P value
Lower Upper
Age −0.004 −0.020 0.012 0.614
BMI −0.014 −0.090 0.061 0.710
WHR 4.220 −0.045 8.485 0.052
ALT −0.052 − 0.072 − 0.032 < 0.01
AST 0.079 0.039 0.118 < 0.01
CREA 0.082 0.072 0.093 < 0.01
UA 0.005 0.002 0.008 < 0.01
TG 0.141 −0.028 0.310 0.101
TC −0.621 −1.116 −0.125 0.014
LDL-C 0.575 0.055 1.094 0.030
HDL-C 0.911 0.245 1.576 < 0.01
Glu −0.239 −0.344 −0.134 < 0.01
  1. Abbreviations: Hcy homocysteine, BMI body mass index, WHR waist to hip ratio, ALT alanine aminotransferase, AST aspartate aminotransferase, CREA creatinine, UA uric acid, TG total triglyceride, TC total cholesterol, LDL-C low density lipoprotein- cholesterol, HDL-C high density lipoprotein-cholesterol, Glu glucose