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Table 2 Association between BMI and clinical and laboratory variables of the study subjects

From: Establishing a genetic link between FTO and VDR gene polymorphisms and obesity in the Emirati population

Clinical or biochemical variant Estimate SE P
Age −0.017 0.005 0.002
Systolic blood pressure 0.011 0.004 0.007
Diastolic blood pressure −0.001 0.006 0.800
HbA1c 0.056 0.038 0.150
Triglyceride −0.027 0.060 0.650
Total Cholesterol 0.174 0.169 0.300
HDL Cholesterol 0.032 0.115 0.780
LDL Cholesterol −0.245 0.181 0.180
Vitamin D 0.0004 0.002 0.850
  1. Abbreviations- HbA1c Glycosylated hemoglobin, HDL High density lipoprotein, LDL Low density lipoprotein, P p value, SE Standard error. *Significant p values< 0.05 are in bold