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Table 3 Correlations between serum uric acid and clinical parameters by gender

From: Gender-related differences in the association between serum uric acid and left ventricular mass index in patients with obstructive hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

  Male (n = 99) Female (n = 62)
Variable r p value r p value
Age (years) −0.03 0.768 0.095 0.463
Body mass index (kg/m2) 0.309 0.002 0.064 0.619
Duration of obstructive HC (months) 0.129 0.203 0.122 0.347
Systolic blood pressure (mmHg) −0.112 0.268 0.05 0.702
Diastolic blood pressure (mmHg) −0.053 0.601 0.013 0.922
Heart rate (beats/min) 0.015 0.881 0.124 0.338
Serum creatinine (μmol/L) 0.136 0.178 0.132 0.307
eGFR (mL/min/1.73 m2) −0.065 0.524 −0.1 0.440
Fasting blood glucose (mmol/L) 0.113 0.264 0.004 0.976
Total cholesterol (mmol/L) 0.16 0.113 0.092 0.476
HDL cholesterol (mmol/L) −0.259 0.010 0.012 0.928
LDL cholesterol (mmol/L) 0.140 0.168 0.171 0.183
Triglycerides (mmol/L) 0.343 0.001 0.129 0.319
hs-CRP (mg/L) 0.198 0.049 0.264 0.038
NT-proBNP (pmol/L) 0.049 0.633 0.162 0.208
HbA1c (%) −0.001 0.988 0.11 0.397
LVOTG at rest (mmHg) −0.149 0.141 −0.095 0.462
LVOTG after provocation (mmHg)a 0.036 0.841 −0.126 0.643
Left atrium diameter (mm) 0.247 0.014 0.277 0.029
LV end-diastolic diameter (mm) −0.072 0.480 −0.07 0.591
Maximum wall thickness (mm) −0.032 0.752 0.075 0.563
LV ejection fraction (%) 0.060 0.558 0.106 0.413
LV mass (g) 0.144 0.155 0.330 0.009
LV end-diastolic volume index (mL/m2) −0.069 0.499 0.013 0.923
LV end-systolic volume index (mL/m2) −0.097 0.341 −0.072 0.577
Stroke volume index (mL/m2) −0.033 0.748 0.072 0.580
Cardiac index (L/min/m2) −0.081 0.426 0.047 0.720
LV mass index (g/m2) 0.112 0.269 0.372 0.003
  1. Abbreviations as in Table 1
  2. aLVOTG was provoked in 50 of the 161 study patients