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Table 2 Mean values of cardiovascular disease risk and anti-risk factors among adolescents

From: The role of exercise training on lipoprotein profiles in adolescent males

Variable G 0 weeks 4 weeks 8 weeks 12 weeks P
TC (mg/dl) SW 161.50 ± 22.31 155.00 ± 21.40 157.86 ± 23.66 162.93 ± 21.29 p > 0.05
SO 156.46 ± 22.50 156.54 ± 21.03 153.92 ± 20.74 149.92 ± 17.98
C 156.13 ± 24.02 153.40 ± 24.13 152.47 ± 23.19 153.47 ± 23.43
TG (mg/dl) SW 85.14 ± 23.86 82.07 ± 23.03 81.71 ± 22.10 82.21 ± 20.99 p > 0.05
SO 73.85 ± 25.15 71.69 ± 16.42 68.69 ± 17.25 66.38 ± 19.15
C 66.93 ± 15.07 66.13 ± 14.05 66.47 ± 14.16 69.00 ± 15.08
VLDL (mg/dl) SW 17.02 ± 4.77 16.41 ± 4.60 16.34 ± 4.42 16.44 ± 4.19 p > 0.05
SO 14.76 ± 5.03 14.33 ± 3.28 13.73 ± 3.45 13.27 ± 3.83
C 13.38 ± 3.01 13.22 ± 2.81 13.29 ± 2.83 13.80 ± 3.01
TC/HDL ratio SW 2.95 ± 0.32 2.87 ± 0.40 2.85 ± 0.48 2.87 ± 0.60 p > 0.05
SO 2.64 ± 0.65 2.77 ± 0.79 2.75 ± 0.87 2.51 ± 0.80  
C 2.83 ± 0.64 3.07 ± 0.81 3.16 ± 0.93 3.01 ± 0.98  
  1. Data are means ± SD. VLDL = very low density lipoprotein; TC = total cholesterol; TG = triglyceride; HDL = high-density lipoprotein.