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Table 2 Correlation of HbA1c on dyslipidemia and obesity

From: The association of dyslipidemia and obesity with glycated hemoglobin

Parameters (T = 931 subjects) T2DM (N = 430) Controls (N = 501)
Association with HbA1c Association with HbA1c
r2 r p r2 r p
Lipid parameters
Hyper TC 0.098 0.312 0.004* 0.030 0.172 0.003*
Normal TC 0.06 0.096 0.085 0.006 0.077 0.125
Hyper TG 0.001 0.036 0.670 0.000 0.010 0.921
Normal TG 0.002 0.043 0.483 0.000 0.019 0.705
Hypo HDL 0.000 −0.009 0.935 0.030 −0.174 0.106
Normal HDL 0.002 −0.050 0.369 0.012 −0.109 0.027*
Hyper LDL 0.101 0.317 0.001* 0.036 0.189 0.031*
Normal LDL 0.004 0.061 0.280 0.023 0.152 0.004*
Hyper non-HDL-C 0.137 0.370 <0.001* 0.050 0.224 0.017*
Normal non-HDL-C 0.001 0.030 0.598 0.031 0.176 0.001*
Obesity
Higher WC 0.000 0.010 0.854 0.001 0.028 0.599
Normal WC 0.002 0.044 0.715 0.012 0.110 0.194
Higher BMI 0.000 0.009 0.887 0.012 0.110 0.071
Normal BMI 0.003 0.099 0.243 0.012 0.112 0.095
  1. By Linear regression and bivariate analysis using Pearson’s correlation coefficient considering HbA1c as a dependent variable, *: Significant
  2. BMI: Body mass index, WC: Waist circumference, TC: Total cholesterol, TG: Triglycerides, HDL-C: High-density lipoprotein cholesterol, LDL-C: Low-density lipoprotein cholesterol, non-HDL-C: TC-HDL
  3. Hyper TC: TC ≥ 220 mg/dl, Hyper TG: TG ≥ 150 mg/dl respectively, Hypo-HDL: HDL-C ≤ 40 mg/dl, Hyper-LDL: LDL-C ≥ 130 mg/dl, Hyper-Non-HDL: Non-HDL-C ≥ 160 mg/dl, Higher WC: Male WC > 90 cm and Female WC > 80 cm, Higher BMI: BMI > 25 kg/m2