Table 3

Demographics and lipid profiles of patients and controls with CAD

Trait*CADControlp Value
Male (n=204)Female (n=83)Male (n=233)Female (n=134)M vs MF vs F
TG (mmol/L)1.90±1.512.17±1.431.85±1.131.95±1.19NSNS
TC (mmol/L)4.26±1.034.61±1.065.07±0.855.21±0.85<0.01<0.01
HDL-C (mmol/L)1.11±0.321.21±0.281.70±1.081.62±0.48<0.01<0.01
LDL-C (mmol/L)2.25±0.782.32±0.813.06±1.113.17±0.81<0.01<0.01
  • *All levels are given in mmol/L except body mass index (BMI) which is given in kg/m2 and age given in years.

  • NS, no significant difference (p>0.05).

  • BMI, body mass index, HDL-C, high-density lipoprotein cholesterol; LDC-C; low-density lipoprotein cholesterol; NS, not significant; TC, total cholesterol; TG, triglyceride.