MetS Component C-reactive protein (mg/L) Fibrinogen (g/L) Homocysteine (µmol/L)
n r P2 n r P n r P
HDL-C (mmol/L) 1,661 -0.10 <0.0001 1,768 -0.01 <0.0001 1,807 -0.02 <0.0001
Waist circumference (cm) 1,649 0.38 0.0001 1,757 0.29 <0.0001 1,795 0.24 0.0007
Systolic blood pressure (mmHg) 1,659 0.15 0.423 1,766 0.14 <0.0001 1,805 0.29 0.095
Diastolic blood pressure (mmHg) 1,659 0.09 0.360 1,766 0.08 <0.0001 1,805 0.22 0.014
FPG (mmol/L) 1,659 0.14 0.297 1,767 0.07 <0.0001 1,806 0.26 0.406
Triglycerides (mmol/L) 1,659 0.26 <0.0001 1,766 0.15 <0.0001 1,805 0.19 <0.0001
1Correlation coefficient (r) was calculated for n number of subjects among non-diabetic individuals aged 16 to 79 years from the Canadian Health Measures Survey
2P is the level of correlation significance
Table 3: Association between inflammatory markers and metabolic syndrome components1.