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Table 4 Correlation between serum vitamin D levels and clinic-laboratory parameters in diabetic children

From: Vitamin D status in diabetic Egyptian children and adolescents: a case–control study

Vitamin D vs. r P value
Age (years) 0.213 > 0.05
Gender 0.168 > 0.05
BMI (kg/m 2 ) -0.643 <0.01
Serum Ca (mg/dL) 0.285 > 0.05
Serum Po4 (mg/dL) -0.196 > 0.05
Serum Alkaline phosphatase (IU/L) -0.113 > 0.05
Fasting blood Glucose (mg/dL) -0.186 > 0.05
HbA1c (%) -0.175 > 0.05
HOMA-IR -0.209 > 0.05
Disease duration (months) 0.544 <0.01
  1. BMI: body mass index; HbA1c: glycosylated hemoglobin; HOMA-IR: Homeostasis model for assessment of insulin resistance.
  2. (Pearson’s Correlation analysis).
  3. P value < 0.05 indicates a significant difference.