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Table 2 Correlation coefficients between Framingham risk score and clinical variables

From: The cardiovascular risk factors associated with the plaque pattern on coronary computed tomographic angiography in subjects for health check-up

Total = 2951 Group 1 (n = 2152) Group 2 (n = 200) Group 3 (n = 319) Group 4 (n = 280)
r p value r p value r p value r p value
Demographic data
Age, year 0.333 < 0.001 0.124 0.573 0.562 0.002 0.112 0.449
Body mass index, Kg/m2 0.221 < 0.001 0.261 0.228 0.056 0.764 0.124 0.401
Systolic BP, mm Hg 0.265 < 0.001 0.079 0.721 0.278 0.123 0.264 0.070
Diastolic BP, mm Hg 0.320 < 0.001 0.022 0.922 0.290 0.108 0.331 0.022
Heart rate, beats per minute 0.027 0.637 0.027 0.312 0.035 0.848 0.324 0.025
Laboratory findings
Total cholesterol, mg/dL 0.292 < 0.001 0.050 0.822 0.384 0.030 0.110 0.456
Triglyceride, mg/dL 0.324 < 0.001 0.025 0.911 0.420 0.017 0.301 0.037
HDL-C, mg/dL - 0.314 < 0.001 - 0.228 0.295 - 0.175 0.339 −0.356 0.013
LDL-C, mg/dL 0.315 < 0.001 0.053 0.809 0.337 0.059 0.116 0.434
Fasting blood glucose, mg/dL 0.138 0.017 0.005 0.980 - 0.076 0.678 0.228 0.119
HemoglobinA1c,% 0.092 0.115 0.115 0.612 0.048 0.796 0.165 0.269
C reactive protein, mg/dL - 0.015 0.802 0.116 0.628 0.270 0.212 0.166 0.277
  1. Group 1, CACS = 0 & normal CCTA; Group 2, CACS = 0 & CCTA of minimal disease (luminal diameter <25%); Group 3, CACS >0 & normal CCTA (CACS rage: 0.42–7.9); Group 4, CACS ≤10 or CCTA of minimal disease (luminal diameter <25%) [1618].
  2. BP blood pressure, HDL-cholesterol high density lipoprotein cholesterol, LDL-cholesterol low density lipoprotein cholesterol