Table 3

Univariate results of patella cartilage volume (mm3)

F

Significance of F


Bone volume

62.739

< 0.001

Age

5.04

0.026

Smoking

0.52

0.47

Alcohol

1.75

0.19

BMI

7.73

0.006

ln hsCRP

7.04

0.009


F = The regression mean square divided by the residual mean square. BMI, body mass index; ln hsCRP, natural log high sensitivity C-reactive protein.

Hanna et al. Arthritis Research & Therapy 2008 10:R27   doi:10.1186/ar2380

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