Table 3.

Correlations of the Stiffness With Clinical and Laboratory Variables in All Participants and in the Group of Patients With KD and Controls

VariableAll ParticipantsKD PatientsCont
rP ValuerPValuerP Value
Age (y)0.06.7470.09.7310.27.269
Sex (female = 0; male = 1)0.03.8230.14.5580.24.404
BMI (kg/m2)0.05.7830.25.3550.58.035*
Systolic BP (mm Hg)0.15.4010.15.5360.55.042*
Diastolic BP (mm Hg)−0.14.4640.09.738−0.19.509
TC (mg/dL)0.07.751−0.42.1030.49.319
LDL-C (mg/dL)−0.21.353−0.49.0650.65.161
HDL-C (mg/dL)0.19.3740.13.6340.05.916
Triglyceride (mg/dL)0.15.5090.19.4930.03.942
TC/HDL-C−0.31.1650.43.0990.39.436
Hemoglobin A1c (%)0.13.374−0.20.538−0.50.052