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Table 1 Demographic characteristics for all the participants

From: Associations of the cerebrospinal fluid hepatocyte growth factor with Alzheimer’s disease pathology and cognitive function

Characteristics CN MCI P
N 90 148  
Age (Mean ± SD, year) 75.60 ± 5.46 74.82 ± 7.21 0.353
Sex (Female, %) 45 (50) 47 (31.8) 0.005
Education (Mean ± SD, year) 15.57 ± 2.94 15.96 ± 2.94 0.284
APOE ε4 carrier status (Yes, %) 22 (24.4) 79 (53.4) < 0.0001
WMHV (Mean ± SD, cm3) 0.77 ± 1.93 0.82 ± 2.64 0.894
CSF HGF (Mean ± SD, ng/ml) 0.39 ± 0.15 0.45 ± 0.17 0.006
  1. ANOVA, non-parametric Kruskal-Wallis H test, and Chi-squared test were used to compare the baseline demographic and clinical characteristics. Abbreviations: CN cognitively normal; MCI mild cognitive impairment; WMHV white matter hyperintensities volume; CSF cerebrospinal fluid; HGF Hepatocyte Growth Factor