Table 3.

Univariate and multivariate associations between intervention-induced changes (D) in FMD and relevant parameters

ΔFMD
Univariate r (P)Multivariate b (P)
ΔeGFR, ml/min/1.73 m20.21 (0.03)NS
ΔSBP, mmHg−0.22 (0.02)NS
ΔDBP, mmHg−0.26 (0.006)−0.22 (0.01)
ΔHOMA-IR−0.22 (0.02)NS
ΔhsCRP, mg/L−0.27 (0.005)−0.2 (0.04)
ΔFMD, %
ΔPTX3, ng/ml−0.27 (0.005)−0.24 (0.007)
ΔsTWEAK, pg/ml0.30 (0.002)0.25 (0.006)
Δ24-hour proteinuria−0.27 (0.005)NS
  • SBP, systolic BP; DBP, diastolic BP.