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Table 3 Correlation analysis of renal function indicators and other variables

From: Association between renal function and bone mineral density in healthy postmenopausal Chinese women

Age (years)−0.426a0.136a0.107a
Menopausal duration (years)−0.360a0.133a0.086b
BMI (kg/cm2)−0.0120.0140.010
L1-L4 BMD (g/cm2)0.0570.0140.022
Femoral neck BMD (g/cm2)0.086b−0.0250.027
Total hip BMD (g/cm2)0.071b−0.0220.016
TG (mmol/l)0.018−0.064−0.022
TC (mmol/l)−0.0450.084b0.074b
HDL-C (mmol/l)0.0380.061−0.052
LDL-C (mmol/l)−0.0050.079b0.025
SCa (mmol/l)0.0000.075b0.028
  1. BMD bone mineral density, BMI body mass index, BUN blood urea nitrogen, eGFR estimated glomerular filtration rate, HDL-C high-density lipoprotein cholesterol, LDL-C low-density lipoprotein cholesterol, SCa serum calcium, SCr serum creatinine, TC total cholesterol, TG triglyceride
  2. a P < 0.01
  3. b P < 0.05
  4. ceGFR calculated using the CKD Epidemiology Collaboration 2009 equation. r, correlation coefficient