Table 2

Bivariate correlations of adiposity measures with CAVI and baPWV

CAVIbaPWV
UnadjustedAdjusted UnadjustedAdjusted
BMI−0.264**−0.303**−0.035−0.068**
WHtR−0.119**−0.222**0.090**0.001
CUN-BAE−0.187**−0.297**0.054*−0.063**
BRI−0.125**−0.218**0.078**0.005
  • The correlation coefficients between CAVI, baPWV and adiposity measurements showed significant differences (p<0.001 in all cases).p Values by Pearson correlation: *p<0.05, **p<0.01.†Adjusted for age, sex and systolic blood pressure.baPWV, brachial-ankle pulse wave velocity; BMI, body mass index; BRI, body roundness index; CAVI, cardio-ankle vascular index; CUN-BAE, Clínica Universidad de Navarra-body adiposity estimator; WHtR, waist-to-height ratio.