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Table 5 Gender difference in Association between cutoff points of biomarkers and the presence of sarcopenia

From: Cross-sectional associations among P3NP, HtrA, Hsp70, Apelin and sarcopenia in Taiwanese population

Gender Biomarkers Cutoff points Sarcopenia
Unadjusted OR (95% CI) P-Value Fully adjusted OR (95% CI) P -Value
Male Apelin 0.911 0.283 (0.123–0.655) 0.003 0.433 (0.176–1.064) 0.068
P3NP 0.045 1.960 (0.855–4.495) 0.112 1.043 (0.988–1.100) 0.126
HtrA1 0.067 0.306 (0.113–0.833) 0.020 0.254 (0.083–0.778) 0.016
Hsp72 0.135 3.373 (1.292–8.811) 0.013 2.350 (0.854–6.464) 0.098
Female Apelin 0.863 0.324 (0.122–0.864) 0.024 0.360 (0.131–0.989) 0.048
P3NP 0.035 3.777 (1.023–13.940) 0.046 1.059 (0.975–1.150) 0.172
HtrA1 0.036 0.331 (0.064–1.724) 0.189 0.305 (0.053–1.769) 0.186
Hsp72 0.150 2.244 (0.753–6.691) 0.147 2.216 (0.725–6.776) 0.163
  1. Fully adjusted: age, education, smoking history, number of chronic disease