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Table 2 Univariate correlation of CRP and TRX with various clinical parameters

From: Serum C-reactive protein and thioredoxin levels in subjects with mildly reduced glomerular filtration rate

Independent variables Dependent variables
  CRP TRX
eGFR -0.254*** -0.196**
Age 0.307*** 0.165*
Sex 0.199** 0.298***
BMI 0.377*** 0.188*
Systolic BP 0.316*** 0.219**
Non-HDL-C 0.300*** 0.059
HDL-C -0.381*** -0.177*
Smoking 0.154* 0.246**
Glucose 0.239** 0.113
TRX 0.335*** ---
  1. The table gives Spearman's correlation coefficients with level of significance. Dummy variables were used for sex (1 for male, 0 for female) and smoking (1 for smokers, 0 for non-smokers). *P < 0.05, **P < 0.01, ***P < 0.001. See the footnote of Table 1 for abbreviations.