Table 2

Levels of serum lipids, blood pressure and body measurements.

    CHRISTMAS

    EASTER

    AUGUST




PRE-a

END-a

PRE-a

END-a

PRE-a

END-a


GLUCOSE (mmol/L)

Fb

4.97 ± 1.24 (59)

4.97 ± 1.39 (56)

4.65 ± 0.88 (49)

4.85 ± 1.13 (52)

5.16 ± 1.15 (47)

4.91 ± 1.11 (48)

Cb

4.75 ± 0.73 (60)

5.00 ± 1.25 (52)

4.76 ± 1.00 (54)

4.48 ± 0.68 (50)

4.62 ± 0.69 (41)

4.73 ± 0.87 (43)

TCHOL (mmol/L)

F

5.90 ± 1.20 (59)

5.45 ± 1.13 (56)

5.63 ± 1.15 (49)

5.05 ± 1.15 (52)

5.51 ± 1.17 (47)

5.12 ± 1.18 (48)

C

5.25 ± 1.02 (60)

5.24 ± 1.12 (52)

5.25 ± 1.09 (54)

5.08 ± 1.04 (50)

5.16 ± 1.02 (41)

5.48 ± 1.28 (43)

HDL (mmol/L)

F

1.22 ± 0.35 (59)

1.19 ± 0.27 (56)

1.17 ± 0.33 (49)

1.05 ± 0.29 (52)

1.23 ± 0.60 (47)

1.09 ± 0.28 (48)

C

1.18 ± 0.28 (60)

1.21 ± 0.28 (52)

1.36 ± 0.78 (54)

1.19 ± 0.29 (50)

1.20 ± 0.28 (41)

1.20 ± 0.33 (43)

TRIGL (mmol/L)

F

1.48 ± 0.95 (59)

1.39 ± 0.81 (56)

1.38 ± 0.72 (48)

1.43 ± 0.92 (52)

1.31 ± 0.82 (47)

1.36 ± 0.90 (48)

C

1.01 ± 0.42 (60)

1.02 ± 0.50 (52)

1.04 ± 0.42

LDL (mmol/L)

F

4.00 ± 1.06 (59)

3.62 ± 1.00 (56)

3.80 ± 0.99 (48)

3.33 ± 0.97 (51)

3.75 ± 1.03 (47)

3.41 ± 1.05 (48)

C

3.61 ± 0.91 (60)

3.56 ± 1.01 (52)

3.58 ± 0.99 (54)

3.37 ± 0.95 (50)

3.47 ± 0.94 (40)

3.77 ± 1.13 (43)

TC_HDL

F

5.21 ± 1.80 (59)

4.81 ± 1.48 (56)

5.10 ± 1.49 (49)

5.14 ± 1.71 (52)

5.04 ± 1.73 (47)

4.97 ± 1.54 (48)

C

4.70 ± 1.44 (60)

4.58 ± 1.50 (52)

4.37 ± 1.52 (54)

4.48 ± 1.35 (50)

4.52 ± 1.37 (41)

4.79 ± 1.42 (43)

WEIGHT (kg)

F

78.4 ± 16.4 (60)

77.0 ± 16.0 (57)

77.6 ± 16.0 (51)

76.0 ± 15.5 (52)

76.4 ± 16.1 (47)

75.4 ± 15.7 (49)

C

72.3 ± 15.8 (60)

74.1 ± 16.4 (52)

73.1 ± 16.2 (54)

72.7 ± 16.5 (50)

74.1 ± 17.0 (41)

74.7 ± 16.6 (43)

BMI (kg/m2)

F

28.6 ± 5.1 (59)

28.3 ± 5.1 (57)

28.2 ± 4.7 (51)

27.7 ± 4.8 (52)

27.7 ± 4.9 (47)

27.5 ± 4.7 (49)

C

25.8 ± 4.3 (60)

26.3 ± 4.5 (52)

25.9 ± 4.2 (54)

25.7 ± 4.4 (50)

26.1 ± 4.6 (41)

26.5 ± 4.8 (43)

SYST (mm Hg)

F

129 ± 18 (59)

128 ± 19 (57)

130 ± 21 (51)

129 ± 20 (52)

121 ± 16 (47)

117 ± 16 (49)

C

117 ± 14 (60)

109 ± 12 (52)

109 ± 13 (53)

106 ± 13 (50)

106 ± 15 (41)

107 ± 12 (43)

DIAST (mm Hg)

F

79 ± 8 (59)

79 ± 13 (57)

79 ± 13 (51)

81 ± 13 (52)

77 ± 12 (47)

73 ± 10 (49)

C

74 ± 11 (60)

69 ± 9 (52)

67 ± 10 (53)

67 ± 9 (50)

66 ± 11 (41)

66 ± 10 (43)


a. The values are presented as Mean ± SD (n) b. F = Fasters, C = Controls

Sarri et al. BMC Public Health 2003 3:16   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-3-16

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