Table 2.

Correlation matrix of CRP, IL-1β, IL-6, IL-18, TNF-α, ICAM-1, and VCAM-1a

CRPIL-1βIL-6IL-18TNF-αICAM-1
CRP
IL-1β−0.08 (0.21)
IL-60.39 (<0.001)−0.02 (0.81)
IL-180.10 (0.18)−0.004 (0.96)0.06 (0.39)
TNF-α0.09 (0.17)0.16 (0.02)0.14 (0.04)−0.03 (0.67)
ICAM-10.30 (<0.001)−0.09 (0.17)0.38 (<0.001)0.25 (<0.001)0.29 (<0.001)
VCAM-10.02 (0.75)−0.15 (0.02)0.15 (0.02)0.37 (<0.001)−0.01 (0.84)0.25 (<0.001)
  • a Data are Spearman rank correlation coefficients (ρ) and P values.