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Table 2 Association between cognitive function and LDL-C in different levels

From: Inverted U-shaped correlation between serum low-density lipoprotein cholesterol levels and cognitive functions of patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus

  LDL-C ≤ 2.686 mmol/l LDL-C>2.686 mmol/l
R P R P
MoCA 0.027 0.704 -0.143 0.015*
DST 0.111 0.119 −0.105 0.076
VFT − 0.031 0.661 − 0.056 0.340
CDT 0.151 0.033* −0.065 0.270
TMTA 0.044 0.536 −0.001 0.989
TMTB 0.002 0.981 0.180 0.002*
  1. Abbreviations: LDL-C Low density lipoprotein cholesterol, MoCA Montreal Cognitive Assessment, DST Digit Span Test, VFT Verbal Fluency Test, CDT Clock Drawing Test, TMTA Trail Making Test-A, TMTB Trail Making Test-B
  2. *P < 0.05