Research Paper Volume 12, Issue 14 pp 14569—14581

High serum uric acid is associated with increased arterial stiffness in hypertension

Figure 4. Hierarchical analysis on relationship of UA and high baPWV. Each stratification adjusted for all the factors (age, BMI, systolic blood pressure, diastolic blood pressure, heart rate, gamma-GTP, creatinine, fasting glucose, total cholesterol, HDL-cholesterol, triglycerides, smoking status, and antihypertensive drugs) except the stratification factor itself.