Discordance of Non-HDL and Directly Measured LDL Cholesterol: Which Lipid Measure is Preferred When Calculated LDL Is Inaccurate?
Low density lipoprotein (mg/dL)—calculated*
Low density lipoprotein (mg/dL)—direct*
Total cholesterol (mg/dL)
“Adjusted” non-HDL (mg/dL)
One patient had nonfasting lipids; his baseline LDL measurements, triglycerides, HDL, and “adjusted” non-HDL were therefore not included. Two patients did not have an assessment of height and weight.
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