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Table 3 Determinants of carotid ultrasound traits

From: Carotid ultrasound phenotypes in vulnerable populations

Diabetic Nephropathy Carotid Stenosis   
Source of Variation Degrees Freedom F P > F Degrees of Freedom F P > F
Dependent Variable: mean inverse carotid intima media thickness
Age 1 20.95 <0.001    
Sex 1 2.49 NS (0.11)    
BMI 1 0.28 NS (0.59)    
Diabetes 1 2.66 NS (0.10)    
Current Smoking 1 0.10 NS (0.75)    
Systolic BP 1 1.46 NS (0.22)    
Diastolic BP 1 10.34 <0.01    
Presence Ulcers 1 3.15 NS (0.07)    
Framingham Score 1 4.55 <0.05    
Dependent Variable: mean cubed root total plaque volume
Age 1 29.15 <0.001 1 0.67 NS (0.41)
Sex 1 3.44 NS (0.06) 1 29.94 <0.001
BMI 1 0.52 NS (0.47) 1 0.002 NS (0.96)
Diabetes 1 17.71 <0.001 1 0.09 NS (0.75)
Current smoking 1 0.01 NS (0.73) 1 0.25 NS (0.61)
Systolic BP 1 0.98 NS (0.32) 1 0.01 NS (0.91)
Diastolic BP 1 1.96 NS (0.16) 1 0.84 NS (0.36)
Presence Ulcers 1 7.55 <0.01 1 9.27 <0.01
Framingham Score 1 11.17 <0.01 1 0.12 NS (0.72)
Dependent Variable: mean cubed root total plaque area
Age 1 22.20 <0.001 1 0.187 NS (0.66)
Sex 1 1.50 NS (0.22) 1 16.49 <0.001
BMI 1 0.59 NS (0.59) 1 0.11 NS (0.73)
Diabetes 1 6.16 <0.05 1 1.06 NS (0.30)
Current Smoking 1 0.04 NS (0.82) 1 2.65 NS (0.10)
Systolic BP 1 0.13 NS (0.71) 1 0.10 NS (0.74)
Diastolic BP 1 3.58 NS (0.06) 1 0.07 NS (0.78)
Presence Ulcers 1 15.01 <0.001 1 10.75 <0.01
Framingham Score 1 6.29 <0.05 1 0.10 NS (0.74)