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Table 4 Multivariate linear regression analysis of variables associated with serum IL-38

From: Serum interleukin-38 levels correlated with insulin resistance, liver injury and lipids in non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

  β t p value
ALT −0.032 −0.328 0.743
AST 0.230 2.229 0.027*
PLT −0.069 −1.16 0.248
FBG −0.277 −1.51 0.133
HOMA-IR 0.839 2.506 0.013*
QUICK −0.073 −0.563 0.574
INS −0.323 −1.002 0.318
CpS −0.098 −0.739 0.461
HbA1c −0.014 −0.11 0.913
WBC 0.043 0.722 0.471
PA 0.082 1.169 0.244
CREA 0.016 0.23 0.818
TRIG 0.191 2.557 0.011*
HDL-C −0.005 −0.069 0.945
BMI 0.068 0.823 0.412
IL-6 0.049 0.801 0.424
25(OH)D −0.065 −1.001 0.318
  1. ALT Alanine aminotransferase, AST Aspartate aminotransferase, PLT Platelet, FBG Fasting blood glucose, HOMA-IR Homoeostasis model assessment of IR, QUICK Quantitative insulin sensitivity check index, INS Insulin, CpS C-peptide, HbA1c Hemoglobin A1c, WBC White blood cell, PA Prealbumin, CREA Creatinine, TRIG Triglycerides, HDL-C High density liptein cholesterol, BMI Body mass index, IL-6 Interleukin-6, 25(OH) D 25 hydroxy-vitamin D