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Table 2 Correlation between the TyG index and recognized cardiovascular risk factors

From: Association between the triglyceride glucose index and coronary collateralization in coronary artery disease patients with chronic total occlusion lesions

  Correlation coefficient P
Age -0.067 0.027*
Gender 0.043 0.152
BMI 0.193 <0.001*
TC 0.305 <0.001*
LDL-C 0.182 <0.001*
HDL-C -0.314 <0.001*
Non-HDL-C 0.393 <0.001*
HbA1C 0.387 <0.001*
GA 0.301 <0.001*
UA 0.176 <0.001*
eGFR -0.073 0.015*
Hs CRP 0.08 0.008*
LVEF 0.012 0.710
components of Mets 0.624 <0.001*
  1. * Indicates correlation between two factors was statistically significant
  2. Abbreviations: BMI Body mass index, TC Total cholesterol, LDL-C Low-density lipoprotein cholesterol, HDL-C High-density lipoprotein cholesterol, Non-HDL-C Non-high-density lipoprotein cholesterol, HbA1c Glycosylated hemoglobin A1c, GA Glycated albumin, eGFR Estimated glomerular filtration rate, UA Uric acid, HsCRP High-sensitivity C-reactive protein, LVEF Left ventricular ejection fraction, MetS Metabolic syndrome