Table 2.

Multiple regression for changes of left ventricular mass as a dependent variable during follow-up

Parameterβ Coefficientt ValueP ValueSequential r2Partial r2
β Pulse wave velocity (m/s)4.107.430.000010.30590.2703
β Hemoglobin (g/L)−3.12−3.470.000680.35780.0747
r2 = 0.3578; F ratio = 41.5; P < 0.00001