Table 3: (a) Changes in selected chronic disease risk factors according to initial risk classification on 225 participants of the Athens, OH, CHIP. (b) Changes in selected chronic disease risk factors according to initial risk classification on 225 participants of the Athens, OH, CHIP.
(a)

Risk factor ( ) Baseline Post-intervention Δ Δ Cohen’s
BaselinePost-interventionMean SDMean SDMean%

BMI (kg/m2)
 18.5–24.9355131 (<0.001)22.71.722.32.6−0.4−1.8%>0.20.20
 25–30575827.31.326.11.4−1.2−4.4%<0.0011.90
 >301169937.66.436.26.2−1.4−3.7%<0.0011.51
SBP (mmHg)
 <1206610438 (<0.001)111.38.3113.010.91.71.5%0.169−0.17
 120–1399178130.35.6122.712.1−7.6−5.8%<0.0010.64
 140–1603819148.85.6130.414.4−18.4−12.4%<0.0011.29
 >16082170.410.5150.221.1−20.2−11.9%0.011.24
DBP (mmHg)
 <8013015412 (<0.001)70.86.671.98.31.11.6%0.066−0.16
 80–89543985.03.378.98.1−6.1−7.2%<0.0010.74
 >90191094.42.682.48.9−12−12.7%<0.0011.39
TC (mg/dL)
 <1605110859 (<0.001)141.515.1133.127.7−8.4−5.9%0.0090.38
 160–1999763181.211.7160.822.1−20.4−11.3%<0.0011.02
 200–2394735218.310.8189.226.7−29.1−13.3%<0.0011.07
 240–280167253.210.0233.225.1−20−7.9%0.0150.69
 >2803130329.7216.355.7−86.7−28.6%0.1921.12

(b)

Risk factor ( ) Baseline Post-intervention Δ Δ Cohen’s
BaselinePost-interventionMean SDMean SDMean%

LDL (mg/dL)
 <1007811552 (<0.001)78.318.672.923.5−5.4−6.9%0.1140.18
 100–1296756115.08.299.518.3−15.5−13.5%<0.0010.86
 130–1594633143.19.8125.719.8−17.4−12.2%<0.0010.94
 160–190146169.47.0145.625.1−23.8−14.0%0.0040.92
 >19050210.619.2141.429.1−69.2−32.9%0.0151.83
HDL (mg/dL)
 <406910560 (<0.001)34.93.733.44.6−1.5−4.3%0.0040.36
 40–601018948.85.642.27.0−6.6−13.5%<0.0011.16
 >60442072.113.762.515.7−9.6−13.3%<0.0010.86
TG (mg/dL)
 <10080841.5 (>0.2)71.319.081.332.810.014.0%0.001−0.38
 100–199102103143.729.7133.543.5−10.2−7.1%0.0230.23
 200–4002926256.343.0206.584.5−49.8−19.4%0.0020.63
 >40031444.757.6219.048.9−225.7−50.8%0.0194.16
FPG (mg/dL)
 <11016218115 (<0.001)94.78.893.29.1−1.5−1.6%0.0210.18
 110–1252718116.24.0108.111.9−8.1−7.0%<0.0010.70
 >1252414169.152.3131.629.9−37.5−22.2%<0.0010.99