Table 2 Region-of-interest functional connectivity replication analysis at 6 months

From: A multi-modal MRI study of the central response to inflammation in rheumatoid arthritis

Seed network region (direction of association) Pearson correlation coefficient (ESR) p-value Spearman’s rank correlation (CRP) p-value
Default mode network     
 L IPL (+) 0.24 0.08 0.30 0.03
 R mid/sup frontal gyrus (+) 0.23 0.10 0.22 0.10
 R posterior cingulate (−) −0.14 0.32 −0.29 0.04
Dorsal attention network     
 L IPL (+) 0.27 0.051 0.43 <0.01
 R mPFC (+) 0.26 0.061 0.30 0.03
Medial visual network     
 L IPL (+) 0.19 0.16 0.38 <0.01
Salience network     
 L mPFC (+) 0.08 0.55 0.05 0.74
 L IPL/angular gyrus (+) −0.05 0.69 −0.05 0.70
  1. Relationships between seed network to region connectivity and erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR) and C-reactive protein (CRP) at 6 months