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Table 1 Means (± standard deviations), or percentages, for lipoprotein, demographic and MetS characteristics across the GOLDN study population (N = 1036)

From: A clustering analysis of lipoprotein diameters in the metabolic syndrome

Characteristic Mean (± standard deviations), or percentage
Demographics  
Male, % 47.8
Age, y 48.8 (16.2)
MetS features
WC; cm 96. 7 (16.8)
Fasting glucose, (mmol/L) 5.63 (1.0)
Diabetes, % 8.2
Raised blood pressure (> 130/> 85 mm Hg), % 29.8
Systolic blood pressure, mm Hg 116.1 (16.7)
Diastolic blood pressure, mm Hg 68.6 (9.7)
Fasting TGs (mmol/L) 1.6 (1.3)
Fasting HDL-C (mmol/L) 1.2 (0.3)
Average no. of MetS counts per group member 2.2 (1.5)
MetS, % 38.2
Sera lipoprotein particle concentrations (mmol/L)
VLDL 74.1 (49.8)
LDL 1374.1 (472.7)
HDL 31.1 (5.6)
Average particle diameter (nm)
VLDL 51.3 (7.8)
LDL 20.8 (0.9)
HDL 8.8 (0.5)