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Table 5 Waist circumference adjusted partial correlation coefficients between anthropometric variable and plasma glucose

From: Prevalence of diabetes and predictions of its risks using anthropometric measures in southwest rural areas of China

  Man     Women   Total   
  BMI WHtR WHR BMI WHtR WHR BMI WHtR WHR
Fasting plasma glucose r=0.044 (P=0.332) r=0.305 (P=0.000) r=0.103 (P=0.024) r=0.041 (P=0.336) r=0.031 (P=0.473) r=0.132 (P=0.002) r=0.015 (P=0.622) r=0.153 (P=0.000) r=0.151 (P=0.000)
2-h plasma glucose r=0.017 (P=0.701) r=0.303 (P=0.000) r =0.148 (P=0.001) r=0.044 (P=0.332) r =0.036 (P=0.440) r =0.162 (P=0.000) r =0.014 (P=0.653) r =0.200 (P=0.000) r =0.116 (P=0.000)
  1. BMI: body mass index.
  2. WHR: Waist hip ratio.
  3. WHtR: Waist-to-height ratio.