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Table 2 Factors associated with intima-media thickness

From: Flow mediated vasodilation compared with carotid intima media thickness in the evaluation of early cardiovascular damage in menopausal women and the influence of biological and psychosocial factors

Dependent Variable: C-IMT
MODEL I (Adjusted R2: 0.42)
Beta±SE t p p after Bonferroni correction
Age 0.55 ± 0.05 9.31 < 0.001 < 0.001
Submission score 0.15 ± 0.06 2.49 0.013 0.131
Body mass index 0.12 ± 0.06 2.04 0.042 0.421
MODEL II* (Adjusted R2: 0.26) Excluding age from candidate regressors
FSH 0.31 ± 0.06 4.73 < 0.001 < 0.001
Body mass index 0.22 ± 0.06 3.32 < 0.001 0.009
Submission score 0.20 ± 0.06 2.98 0.003 0.029
Non HDL-Cholesterol 0.18 ± 0.06 2.75 0.006 0.059
  1. SE (standard error); C-IMT (intima –media thickness; Non high-density-lipoprotein-cholesterol (Non HDL- Cholesterol); FSH (Follicle stimulating hormone), p < 0.05