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Table 4 Correlations between anthropometric data, clinical findings and bone density measurements in patients with psoriatic arthritis

From: Bone mineral density and body composition in postmenopausal women with psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis

  Vertebral Femur TLM TBF
  BMD BMD   
Age r* -0.05 -0.09 0.11 0.02
(P) (0.76) (0.53) (0.45) (0.86)
Weight r* 0.27 0.13 0.63 0.59
(P) (0.78) (0.39) (<0.001) (<0.001)
BMI r* 0.16 0.20 0.35 0.63
(P) (0.30) (0.17) (0.02) (<0.001)
Duration of Ps r* 0.23 0.02 0.13 -0.10
(P) (0.13) (0.88) (0.37) (0.52)
Duration of PsA r 0.14 0.09 0.14 0.15
(P) (0.34) (0.55) (0.35) (0.34)
Duration of menopause r -0.29 -0.14 0.07 -0.04
(P) (0.04) (0.37) (0.64) (0.79)
HAQ r 0.04 0.01 -0.27 -0.02
(P) (0.8) (0.93) (0.08) (0.91)
PASI r 0.08 -0.13 0.13 -0.15
(P) (0.6) (0.39) (0.38) (0.31)
DAS 28 r* -0.13 -0.19 -0.12 0.12
(P) (0.39) (0.2) (0.41) (0.43)
PsARC for swollen joints r 0.13 -0.16 -0.01 0.02
(P) (0.41) (0.29) (0.94) (0.88)
PsARC for painful joints r -0.13 -0.03 0.07 0.01
(P) (0.38) (0.86) (0.63) (0.93)
PsARC (VAS) - patient r 0.05 -0.01 -0.15 0.08
(P) (0.74) (0.91) (0.32) (0.57)
PsARC (VAS) - physician r 0.01 0.01 -0.62 0.05
(P) (0.93) (0.94) (0.69) (0.75)
TLM r* 0.19 0.15 1 -0.22
(P) (0.2) (0.33)   (0.15)
TBF r* 0.11 -0.006 -0.22 1
(P) (0.48) (0.97) (0.15)  
  1. r*, Pearson's correlation; r, Spearman's correlation