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Table 3 Correlations between the inflammatory indexes and ASM, gait speed, handgrip strength, and CRP

From: Inflammatory indexes are not associated with sarcopenia in Chinese community-dwelling older people: a cross-sectional study

  ASM Gait speed Handgrip strength CRP
r P r p r p r p
PLR −0.103 0.044* −0.026 0.611 −0.076 0.135 0.004 0.942
NLR −0.018 0.726 0.052 0.308 0.014 0.787 0.029 0.572
LMR −0.100 0.051 −0.072 0.162 −0.121 0.018* −0.050 0.330
  1. Notes: *Significant at 0.05 level
  2. Abbreviations: ASM appendicular skeletal muscle mass, CRP C-reactive protein, LMR lymphocyte-to-monocyte ratio, NLR neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio, PLR platelet-to-lymphocyte ratio, r Pearson’s r