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Table 3 Cognition according to tHcy in Chinese adults

From: Combined homocysteine and apoE rs429358 and rs7412 polymorphism in association with serum lipid levels and cognition in Chinese community-dwelling older adults

  Total HCY ≤ 15 HCY > 15 F p value
N 1458 556 902
Orientation 8.59(8.47,8.71) 8.88(8.83,9.10) 8.24(8.13,8.41) 4.32 0.032*
Memory and delayed recall 5.26(5.20,5.33) 5.32(5.23,5.41) 5.26(5.18,5.36) 1.60 0.206
Attention 3.94(3.83,4.05) 4.24(4.08,4.40) 3.83(3.59,4.01) 9.80 0.002*
Language 6.45(6.38,6.52) 6.51(6.22,6.71) 6.44(6.16,6.64) 1.23 0.268
Visual and executive 0.66(0.63,0.68) 0.73(0.69,0.76) 0.62(0.59,0.73) 1.16 0.282
MMSE score 24.90(24.58,25.22) 25.50(25.26,25.83) 24.60(24.27,25.03) 6.06 0.014*
  1. Data are presented as mean (95%CI). MMSE Mini-Mental State Examination
  2. The General Line Model (GLM) univariate analysis was used for data analysis. Factors including sex, age, education, BMI, smoking, alcohol drinking and physical activity were adjusted. *p < 0.05 was considered as significance