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Table 1 Metabolic and hemodynamic measurements before and after a high-fat meal.

From: A high-fat meal impairs muscle vasodilatation response to mental stress in humans with Glu27 β2-adrenoceptor polymorphism

Variable Before (n = 24) After (n = 24) P
Metabolic Measurements    
Total-cholesterol (mg/dL) 179 ± 7 189 ± 7* <0.001
LDL-cholesterol (mg/dL) 107 ± 6 100 ± 6 0.06
HDL-cholesterol (mg/dL) 52 ± 3 52 ± 3 0.43
Triglycerides (mg/dL) 100 ± 9 210 ± 20* <0.001
Glucose (mg/dL) 88 ± 1 82 ± 2* 0.002
Insulin (μU/mL) 6 ± 1 8 ± 1 0.06
Hemodynamic Measurements    
Mean Blood Pressure (mm Hg) 95 ± 2 90 ± 2* 0.001
Heart Rate (bpm) 67 ± 2 72 ± 2* 0.003
Forearm Blood Flow (mL/min/100 mL) 2.1 ± 0.1 2.1 ± 0.2 0.75
Forearm Vascular Conductance (units) 2.2 ± 0.1 2.4 ± 0.2 0.27
  1. Values are mean ± SEM. *Significant difference vs. baseline, P < 0.05.