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Table 2 Differences in LDL-C and apoB evaluation results

From: Non-invasive skin cholesterol testing: a potential proxy for LDL-C and apoB serum measurements

  Group I Group II
  LDL-C (+) (n) LDL-C (-) (n) Total (n) LDL-C (+) (n) LDL-C (-) (n) Total (n)
apoB (+) 20 10 30 18 15 33
apoB (-) 0 23 23 2 33 35
Total 20 33 53 20 48 68
P 0.04 0.017
  1. LDL-C (+): patients met criteria by LDL-C assessment; LDL-C (-): patient does not meet criteria by LDL-C assessment
  2. apoB (+): patients met criteria by apoB assessment; apoB (-): patient does not meet criteria by apoB assessment