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Table 3 Spearman correlation analysis between the BMD of 125 MHD patients and clinical index

From: Correlation of serum levels of fibroblast growth factor 23 and Klotho protein levels with bone mineral density in maintenance hemodialysis patients

Variable BMD of femur neck T score of femur neck BMD of lumbar spine T score of lumbar spine
r P value r P value r P value r P value
Age − 0.324 0.000 − 0.345 0.000 − 0.020 0.824 − 0.026 0.770
BMI 0.128 0.156 0.162 0.071 0.180 0.045 0.194 0.030
Serum P − 0.185 0.039 − 0.200 0.026 − 0.065 0.472 − 0.067 0.458
Ca × P − 0.167 0.063 − 0.182 0.042 0.015 0.867 0.017 0.853
PTH − 0.161 0.072 − 0.189 0.035 − 0.233 0.009 − 0.243 0.006
Klotho protein 0.252 0.005 0.297 0.001 0.202 0.024 0.202 0.024