International Journal of Chronic Diseases / 2018 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

A Comparison of the Prevalence of the Metabolic Syndrome among Sri Lankan Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Using WHO, NCEP-ATP III, and IDF Definitions

Table 1

Baseline characteristics of study sample.

CategoryTotal MaleFemale p
Mean SDMeanSDMeanSD

Age49.9110.7748.410.152.811.3.030
Duration in years5.045.714.85.85.45.6.004
Waist circumference90.3210.5890.410.089.911.2.171
BMI24.484.2124.24.024.94.7.060
SBP124.3017.40122.517.4127.518.2.000
HbA1c7.380.967.31.37.31.1.464
TC200.2340.05196.147.0201.141.9.005
LDL125.3536.55122.539.5126.537.3.009
TG117.1551.20118.655.9110.344.6.000
HDL50.178.8048.610.451.49.9.000

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