Relationship between Serum Total Cholesterol Level and Serum Biochemical Bone Turnover Markers in Healthy Pre- and Postmenopausal Women
Clinical characteristics of the subjects based on menopausal status.
Total cholesterol (mmol/L)
hsCRP (mg/L) (median and interquartile range)
ALP: alkaline phosphatase; BMI: body mass index; CTX: cross-linked C-terminal telopeptide; HDL-C: high density lipoprotein cholesterol; NS: not significant; TC: total cholesterol. Values are expressed as means ± standard deviations if not otherwise specified. *Analyzed using the Mann-Whitney -test.
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