Table 2

Linear regression models to test the association of glucose with inflammatory markers

ParameterβR295% CIP value
HbA1c <6.5%CRP0.1910.1620.069 to 0.3130.002
LDH0.1860.1350.052 to 0.3200.013
Ferritin0.2120.1650.076 to 0.3480.002
Fibrinogen0.1250.137−0.007 to 0.2590.065
Neutrophils-lymphocytes index0.1160.113−0.043 to 0.2760.150
HbA1c ≥6.5% and/or T2DMCRP0.2080.0960.070 to 0.3470.003
LDH0.1230.063−0.029 to 0.2770.116
Ferritin0.2470.0970.091 to 0.4040.002
Fibrinogen0.1530.0920.020 to 02850.024
Neutrophils-lymphocytes index0.1520.0720.015 to 0.2890.030
  • Adjusted by sex, age, BMI and Charlson index.

  • BMI, body mass index; CRP, C reactive protein; HbA1c, glycosylated hemoglobin; LDH, lactic dehydrogenase; T2DM, type 2 diabetes mellitus.