Table 2

Univariate linear regression analysis between sST2 and galectin-3 and selected covariables

VariablessST2Galectin-3
rP valuerP value
sST20.140.021
Galectin-30.140.021
Age0.060.3040.130.040
Body mass index−0.030.626−0.020.715
Leucocytes0.170.0070.160.012
Creatinine0.050.4060.200.001
B-type natriuretic peptide0.36<0.0010.050.528
Left ventricular ejection fraction−0.170.007−0.030.643
  • r, Correlation coefficient.

  • Bold values are significant P values<0.05.