Table 2: Initial lipid-profile values and values after 1 month of treatment with atorvastatin.

Mean ± DS

Total CHOL baseline5.4 ± 1.3 mmol L−10.0001
Total CHOL after treatment3.8 ± 0.1 mmol L−1
LDL-CHOL baseline 3.4 ± 1. mmol L−10.0001
LDL-CHOL after treatment1.8 ± 0.6 mmol L−1
HDL-CHOL baseline 1.3 ± 0.3 mmol L−10.12
HDL-CHOL after treatment1.4 ± 0.4 mmol L−1
CHOL/HDL baseline 4 ± 0.9 mmol L−10.0001
CHOL/HDL after treatment2.7 ± 0.6 mmol L−1
TGC baseline 1.3 ± 0.5 mmol L−10.024
TGC after treatment1.1 ± 0.4 mmol L−1
TGC/HDL baseline 2.3 ± 1.3 mmol L−10.113
TGC/HDL after treatment2 ± 1.2 mmol L−1