Table 5.

Multivariate correlation report for post-ischemic forearm flow debt repayment

Parametert ValueP ValueAdjusted Partial R2
Whole modela
 ESRD (1, yes; 0, no)–4.001<0.0010.091
 Aortic bifurcation diameter (cm)–3.970<0.0010.090
 Ascending aortic diameter (cm)2.914<0.010.048
 Aortic PWV (m/s)–1.3420.18NS
 Brachial PWV (m/s)0.9240.36NS
 Mean BP (mmHg)–0.8660.39NS
 Age (yr)–0.1510.89NS
 Sex (1, man; 0, woman)0.2800.78NS
Stiffness gradient and aortic taperb
 ESRD (1, yes; 0, no)–4.488<0.0010.114
 Aortic taper (ratio)5.141<0.0010.131
 Brachial/aortic stiffness gradient2.5010.010.025
  • a R2=0.465; P<0.001.

  • b R2=0.467; P<0.001.