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Table 2 Associations at time of inclusion between plasma soluble CD18 levels in all spondyloarthritis patients and self-assessment scores after correction for age, disease duration, HLA-B27 status, and treatment

From: Decreased plasma levels of soluble CD18 link leukocyte infiltration with disease activity in spondyloarthritis

  BASDAI BASFI Patient pain Patient global Morning stiffness, level Morning stiffness, duration
sCD18 ra -0.29 - 0.083 - 0.14 - 0.11 -0.27 - 0.15
  P 0.026 0.54 0.30 0.42 0.042 0.26
  1. Bold numbers indicate significant correlations. aPartial correlation coefficients. BASDAI, Bath Ankylosing Spondylitis Disease Activity Index; BASFI, Bath Ankylosing Spondylitis Functional Index; sCD18, soluble CD18.