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Table 2 Significant correlations between plasma chemistry parameters for horses sampled at the Heavy Horse Pull (n = 34) on arrival (day 1). Correlation is organized in descending order with the associated p-value

From: High intensity, short duration pulling in heavy horses: physiological effects of competition and rapid weight change

Blood parameter Correlation coefficient P
Globulin/Total protein 0.959 < 0.001
Creatinine/Urea 0.945 < 0.001
Total bilirubin/Urea 0.942 < 0.001
ALT/AST 0.93 < 0.001
Albumin/Sodium 0.917 < 0.001
Total bilirubin/Creatinine 0.905 < 0.001
Albumin/Total protein 0.896 < 0.001
ALT/CK 0.882 < 0.001
Total protein/Sodium 0.874 < 0.001
Total protein/Urea 0.839 < 0.001
Albumin/Urea 0.826 < 0.001
Glucose/Urea 0.819 < 0.001
Albumin/Total bilirubin 0.814 < 0.001
Glucose/Total bilirubin 0.808 < 0.001
Glucose/Total protein 0.788 < 0.001
Glucose/Creatinine 0.777 < 0.001
Glucose/Albumin 0.767 < 0.001
Total protein/Creatinine 0.759 < 0.001
Globulin/Urea 0.758 < 0.001
Sodium/Urea 0.753 < 0.001