Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 4 Partial correlations between sexual dysfunction parameters and determinants of metabolic syndrome

From: Association between metabolic syndrome and sexual dysfunction among men with clinically diagnosed diabetes

Variable SD IMP PE NS AV DIS NC INF
Age 0.39*** 0.31*** 0.33*** 0.39*** 0.15* 0.24*** 0.21*** −0.06
SBP 0.23*** 0.15* 0.27*** 0.23*** 0.02 0.22*** 0.08 0.05
DBP 0.19** 0.15* 0.21*** 0.17** −0.01 0.24*** 0.06 0.09
DOD 0.26*** 0.11 0.27*** 0.20*** 0.00 0.27*** 0.09 0.05
WC 0.04 0.11 −0.04 −0.10 −0.03 −0.09 −0.08 −0.05
WHR 0.01 0.08 −0.05 0.03 0.10 0.03 0.13* 0.02
FBG 0.06 0.05 0.04 0.04 0.16** −0.07 0.00 0.09
TC 0.05 0.05 −0.02 −0.04 0.01 −0.03 0.18** −0.04
TG 0.14 0.04 −0.09 −0.02 0.23*** −0.03 0.03 0.29***
HDL-c 0.05 0.11 0.03 0.06 0.00 0.03 0.03 0.02
LDL-c 0.06 0.00 −0.02 −0.09 0.10 −0.04 0.18** 0.01
WHO 0.16** 0.08 0.17** 0.16** 0.10 0.15* 0.00 0.15*
ATP 0.16** 0.01 0.13* 0.12* 0.14* 0.11 0.08 0.19**
IDF 0.21*** 0.08 0.17** 0.22*** 0.14* 0.16** 0.06 0.16**
  1. *Correlation is significant at the 0.05 level (2-tailed), **Correlation is significant at the 0.01 level (2-tailed), ***Correlation is significant at the 0.001 level (2-tailed). Boldface r = Pearson product moment correlation coefficient with a medium size (0.30 ≤ r ≥ 0.50) effect. SBP-systolic blood pressure, DBP-diastolic blood pressure, DOD-duration of diabetes, WC-waist circumference, WHR-waist to hip ratio, TC-total cholesterol, TG-triglycerides, HDL-c-high density lipoprotein-cholesterol, LDL-c-low density lipoprotein-cholesterol, SD-sexual dysfunction, IMP-impotence, PE-premature ejaculation, NS-non-sensuality, AV-avoidance, DIS-dissatisfaction, NC-non-communication, INF-infrequency.