Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 4 Associations of cystatin C and biomarker levels at the baseline visit of the MESA study using adjusted linear regression, stratified by race/ethnicity

From: Association of kidney function with inflammatory and procoagulant markers in a diverse cohort: A cross-sectional analysis from the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA)

  White β coefficient (95% CI) African-American β coefficient (95% CI) Chinese β coefficient (95% CI) Hispanic β coefficient (95% CI) p-value for interaction
CRP (log mg/L) 0.61 (0.37, 0.84) 0.34 (0.14, 0.53) -0.12 (-0.52, 0.28) 0.13 (-0.06, 0.31) <0.001
IL-6 (log pg/mL) 0.62 (0.49, 0.75) 0.36 (0.25, 0.47) 0.26 (0.01, 0.51) 0.26 (0.15, 0.36) <0.001
ICAM-1 (ng/mL) 100.4 (78.8, 122.0) 66.2 (18.7, 113.7) 30.8 (-9.9, 71.6) 48.6 (11.0, 86.3) 0.015
Factor VIII (%) 52.0 (38.3, 65.9) 46.8 (23.5, 70.0) 22.4 (9.0, 35.8) 32.5 (21.3, 43.8) 0.003
  1. All biomarker models adjusted for age, gender, race/ethnicity, smoking status, BMI, diabetes, hypertension, LDL, HDL, and use of statins.
  2. Beta coefficients are given per standard deviation of cystatin C