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Table 1 The distribution of low density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDLC) in 8053 patients serially referred to the Cincinnati Cholesterol Center for diagnosis and therapy of hypercholesterolemia

From: Eligibility for PCSK9 treatment in 734 Hypercholesterolemic patients referred to a regional cholesterol treatment center with LDL cholesterol ≥70 mg/dl despite maximal tolerated cholesterol lowering therapy

Categorized by triglyceride levels LDLC<100 mg/dl 100≤LDLC<130 130≤LDLC<160 160≤LDLC<190 LDLC≥190 mg/dl Whole row
Percent of row
TG<200 mg/dl 1719 (68 %) 1567 (71 %) 1108 (68 %) 617 (64 %) 446 (61 %) 5457 (68 %)
200≤TG<250 198 ( 8 %) 230 (10 %) 190 (12 %) 126 (13 %) 111 (15 %) 855 (11 %)
250≤TG<300 150 ( 6 %) 132 ( 6 %) 115 ( 7 %) 85 (9 %) 83 (11 %) 565 (7 %)
TG≥300 mg/dl 445 (18 %) 292 (13 %) 215 (13 %) 134 (14 %) 90 (12 %) 1176 (15 %)
Whole Column 2512 2221 1628 962 730 8053 (100 %)
Percent of column (31 %) (28 %) (20 %) (12 %) (9 %) (100 %)