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Table 1 Distribution of clinical and biochemical parameters

From: Atherogenic index of plasma and risk of cardiovascular disease among Cameroonian postmenopausal women

Variable Minimum Maximum Mean ± SD Median (IQR)
Age 45 80 56.4 ± 6.9 56 (51.3–60)
BMI (kg/m2) 21.20 43.60 31.56 ± 5.27 31.6 (27.93–35.0)
Systolic BP (mmHg) 100.0 210.0 138.6 ± 23.6 140 (120–150)
Diastolic BP (mmHg) 60.0 120.0 80.2 ± 13.0 80 (70–90)
Uric acid (mg/l) 23.30 121.40 57.32 ± 18.19 53.9 (46.17–65.38)
FPG (g/l) 0.6 3.31 0.65 ± 0.30 0.79 (0.70–0.95)
TC (mmol/l) 2.72 10.96 5.92 ± 1.62 5.93 (4.75–6.83)
LDL-C (mmol/l) 0.57 9.17 4.11 ± 1.51 4.17 (3.15–4.89)
HDL-C (mmol/l) 0.54 2.28 1.25 ± 0.30 1.22 (1.04–1.42)
Triglycerides (mmol/l) 0.57 6.32 2.24 ± 1.22 2.01 (1.33–2.89)
VLDL-C (mmol/l) 0.26 2.87 1.02 ± 0.55 0.91 (0.61–1.32)
AIP -0.40 0.85 0.21 ± 0.27 0.20 (0.00–0.38)
FRS (%) 1.2 >30 13.37 ± 8.67 11.7 (6.3–18.51)
  1. SD standard deviation, IQR interquartile range, BMI body mass index, BP blood pressure, FPG fasting plasma glucose, TC Total Cholesterol, LDL-C low-density lipoproteins cholesterol, HDL-C high-density lipoproteins cholesterol, VLDL-C very low-density lipoproteins cholesterol, AIP atherogenic index of plasma, FRS Framingham risk score