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Table 2 Characteristics of subjects by the level of triglycerides

From: Associations between high triglycerides and arterial stiffness in a population-based sample: Kardiovize Brno 2030 study

Variables All Normal triglycerides High triglycerides P
n (%) 1934 (100.0) 1543 (79.8) 391 (20.2)  
Male Gender 864 612 (70.8) 252 (29.2) < 0.001
Female Gender 1070 931 (80.7) 139 (13.0)
Age (years) 48.0 (19.0) 47.0 (19.0) 52.0 (18.0) < 0.001
Systolic blood pressure (mmHg) 118.4 (19.6) 116.8 (18.6) 124.8 (20.6) < 0.001
Diastolic blood pressure (mmHg) 79.4 (12.6) 78.2 (12.2) 83.4 (11.8) < 0.001
Fasting plasma glucose (mmol/L) 4.9 (0.7) 4.8 (0.7) 5.0 (0.8) < 0.001
Triglycerides (mmol/L) 1.0 (0.7) 0.9 (0.5) 2.1 (0.7) < 0.001
HDL – Cholesterol (mmol/L) 1.4 (0.5) 1.5 (0.4) 1.2 (0.3) < 0.001
Waist Circumference (cm) 88.0 (20.0) 86.0 (19.0) 99.0 (14.0) < 0.001
CAVI 7.2 (1.4) 7.2 (1.3) 7.4 (1.8) < 0.001
Total Cholesterol (mmol/L) 5.1 (1.3) 5.0 (1.2) 5.6 (1.3) < 0.001
LDL - Cholesterol 3.0 (1.2) 2.9 (1.1) 3.3 (1.2) < 0.001
  1. Data are presented as median (Interquartile range) and differences were assessed using the Mann-Whitney U test