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Table 4 Correlation between body composition parameters changes and Δtotal MRE scores with adjustment of multi-variables

From: Magnetic resonance imaging-based body composition is associated with nutritional and inflammatory status: a longitudinal study in patients with Crohn's disease

Variables ΔVA/TA ΔSMI ΔSAI
Coefficient SD p value Coefficient SD p value Coefficient SD p value
Intercept − 7.69 3.13 0.017 2.10 2.31 0.369 3.19 5.06 0.532
Biologic therapy 2.15 2.06 0.302 1.90 1.52 0.219 − 1.49 3.33 0.656
Follow-up duration 0.16 0.16 0.308 0.02 0.12 0.868 0.68 0.25 0.010
Age 0.15 0.09 0.092 − 0.03 0.06 0.632 − 0.17 0.14 0.226
Sex (female) − 2.48 2.10 0.245 − 1.31 1.55 0.403 5.46 3.41 0.117
Δtotal MRE scores 0.84 0.25 0.001 − 0.50 0.19 0.010 − 0.67 0.41 0.109
  1. p values below 0.05 are marked in bold
  2. MRE Magnetic resonance enterography, SMI skeletal muscle index, SAI subcutaneous adipose tissue index, VA/TA area of visceral fat/area of subcutaneous fat