Table 4

Pearson Correlation Coefficients

OverallDMNon-DM
Fasting PG0.1720.127−0.077
OGTT 2-h PG0.2420.1210.276
Fasting IRI0.027−0.0050.017
OGTT 2-h IRI−0.080−0.097−0.080
MAGE0.4900.4100.511
Mean BG by CGM0.3370.376−0.066
Time in hyperglycemia0.2850.2660.176
Time in hypoglycemia0.184−0.0350.416
HbA1c0.2760.2300.148
1,5 AG−0.275−0.275−0.101
Glycoalbumin0.3020.2600.102
Duration of DM0.2330.205
HOMA-R0.0460.0050.006
HOMA-β−0.091−0.1560.053
HDL cholesterol−0.0690.037−0.113
LDL cholesterol0.035−0.0080.106
TG−0.042−0.1980.059
CRP0.122−0.0240.308
Creatinine0.002−0.0560.005
Age−0.125−0.172−0.064
BMI0.091−0.0160.153
Systolic blood pressure−0.088−0.018−0.027
Diastolic blood pressure0.0740.1020.082

Values are r values. Association between the percentage of necrotic core within the plaque and clinical and laboratory variables.

Abbreviations as in Tables 1 and 2.

  • p < 0.05,

  • p < 0.001.