Table 4

Associations of different metabolic variables using perceived stress score as a dependent variable
Over all Non-stressed Stressed
r p r p r p
Age (years) −0.006 0.86 0.001 0.98
BMI (kg/m2) 0.01 0.60 0.02 0.45 0.02 0.50
Waist circumference (cm) −0.04 0.08 −0.01 0.68 −0.03 0.37
Hip circumference (cm) −0.02 0.38 0.02 0.46 0.008 0.82
SAD (cm) −0.008 0.80 −0.07 0.05
Total cholesterol (mmol/l) 0.06 0.01 0.01 0.65 0.04 0.25
Glucose (mmol/l) 0.01 0.61 −0.01 0.75 −0.01 0.63
HDL-cholesterol (mmol/l) 0.05 0.03 −0.01 0.65 0.03 0.48
Triglycerides (mmol/l) 0.003 0.88 −0.04 0.23 0.007 0.84
Basal metabolic rate (BMR) −0.04 0.07 0.01 0.66 −0.03 0.38
Arm muscle circumference (AMC) −0.02 0.41 0.01 0.56 0.03 0.40
(Body Cell Mass) BCM −0.04 0.08 0.01 0.63 −0.04 0.25
Intracellular measured value −0.09 0.001 0.01 0.68 −0.16 <0.001
Extracellular measured value −0.09 0.001 0.009 0.79 −0.15 <0.001
Protein mass measured value −0.04 0.15 0.001 0.96 −0.03 0.39
Mineral mass measured value 0.001 0.98 0.04 0.24 −0.08 0.02
Fat mass measured value 0.01 0.51 0.03 0.43 −0.03 0.32
Body water −0.06 0.01 0.01 0.67 −0.17 <0.001
Soft lean mass −0.07 0.008 0.001 0.97 −0.11 0.005
Lean body mass −0.01 −0.61 0.02 0.61 −0.05 0.23
Percent body fat 0.06 0.01 0.03 0.41 0.05 0.17
Fat distribution 0.02 0.37 0.02 0.51 0.02 0.63

Note: Data presented as coefficient (R); p-value significant at p < 0.05.

Al-Daghri et al.

Al-Daghri et al. BMC Public Health 2014 14:391   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-14-391

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