Table 1

Characteristics of study sample
Characteristic Men Women
N 374 (42%) 513 (58%)
Age (years) 45.5 ± 12.4 46.4 ± 13.3
Body mass index (kg/m2) 28.4 ± 7.3 31.5 ± 8.8
High density lipoprotein (mg/dL) 51.7 ± 17.5 54.8 ± 16.3
Low density lipoprotein (mg/dL) 113.6 ± 38.1 119.6 ± 38.7
Total cholesterol (mg/dL) 189.2 ± 41.4 196.8 ± 43.2
Triglycerides (mg/dL) 108.6 ± 61.4 100.1 ± 60.2

Data are number (percent) or mean ± standard deviation.

Adeyemo et al.

Adeyemo et al. BMC Medical Genetics 2012 13:88   doi:10.1186/1471-2350-13-88

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