|Table 2: CVD risk factors at baseline and at 48 months for “Never MetS,” “Always MetS,” “MetS new onset” and “MetS resolution” groups.|
|CVD risk factors||Never MetS ()||Always MetS ()||MetS resolution ()||New Onset MetS ()|
|Baseline||48 months||Baseline||48 months||Baseline||48 months||Baseline||48 months|
|Fasting blood glucose (mmol/L)|
|Systolic BP (mmHg)|
|Diastolic BP (mmHg)|
|Body mass index (kg/m²)|
|Waist circumference (cm)|
|Exercise capacity (METs)|
|Leisure time physical activity (kcal/week)|
Paired sample t-tests.
Total cholesterol, LDL-C: low density lipoprotein cholesterol, HDL-C: high density lipoprotein cholesterol, and BP: blood pressure.