Table 2

Comparison of lipid status between MI cases and controls (median, 25th-75th percentile)
Parameters MI cases Control P value
TC (mg/dl) 173.70 139.32 0.000
142.82-212.30 119.97-174.15
Tg (mg/dl) 131.55 113.94 0.016
96.47-192.94 95.00-138.00
LDL-C (mg/dl) 108.08 69.15 0.000
73.34-146.68 48.86-105.65
HDL-C (mg/dl) 38.60 46.44 0.000
34.74-42.46 42.57-50.31
non-HDL-C (mg/dl) 135.10 96.75 0.000
100.36-173.70 69.66-131.58
LDL-C/ HDL-C 2.80 1.45 0.000
1.82-3.50 1.01-2.45
TC/ HDL-C 4.67 3.07 0.000
3.70-5.00 2.46-3.89

Legend: TC- Total cholesterol; Tg- Triglycerides ; LDL-C- Low density lipoprotein cholesterol; HDL-C- High density lipoprotein cholesterol; non-HDL-C- Non-high density lipoprotein cholesterol; LDL-C/HDL-C- Ratio of LDL-C to HDL-C ; TC/HDL-C- Ratio of TC to HDL-C.

Sigdel et al.

Sigdel et al. BMC Research Notes 2012 5:640   doi:10.1186/1756-0500-5-640

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