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Table 3 Correlation analysis of the effects of candidate risk factors on CCA IMT in NPC patients

From: Long-term effects on carotid intima-media thickness after radiotherapy in patients with nasopharyngeal carcinoma

Variables Correlation coefficient P value
Age 0.598 <0.001
Duration of radiotherapy therapy (months) 0.615 <0.001
hs-CRP 0.222 0.014
Glucose, mg/dL 0.147 0.144
HBA1c 0.200 0.049
Total Cholesterol -0.074 0.459
HDL -0.030 0.765
LDL-C 0.013 0.895
Body mass index 0.045 0.652
Platelet count 0.326 0.001
  1. Abbreviations: HBA1c glycosylated hemoglobin.