International Journal of Endocrinology / 2014 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Association of the Apolipoprotein B/Apolipoprotein A-I Ratio, Metabolic Syndrome Components, Total Cholesterol, and Low-Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol with Insulin Resistance in the Population of Georgia

Table 1

Descriptive characteristics between sexes.

Pooled ( ) Female ( ; 43%) Male ( ; 57%) value

Age .023
ApoB/ApoA-I ratio <.0001
ApoA-I (g/L) <.0001
ApoB (g/L) <.0001
SP (mmHg) <.0001
DP (mmHg) <.0001
WC (cm) <.0001
BMI (kg/m2) <.0001
HDL-C (mmol/L) <.0001
LDL-C (mmol/L) <.0001
FG (mmol/L) <.0001
FIns ( U/mL) <.0001
TG (mmol/L) <.0001
TC (mmol/L) <.0001
HOMA2-IR <.0001
MetS (%)552 (36.3) 190 (29.1) 362 (41.7)<.0001
AH (%)742 (48.8) 185 (28.3) 557 (64.1)<.0001
Dyslipidemia (%)783 (51.4) 265 (40.6) 518 (59.6)<.0001

Data are expressed as mean SD.
The Mann-Whitney U test was used to compare the data between sexes.
Chi-square test was used to compare the prevalence of MetS, AH, and dyslipidemia between sexes.
ApoB/ApoA-I ratio: apolipoprotein B/apolipoprotein A-I ratio, ApoA-I: apolipoprotein A-I, ApoB: apolipoprotein B, SP: systolic blood pressure, DP: diastolic blood pressure, WC: waist circumference, BMI: body mass index, HDL-C: high-density lipoprotein cholesterol, LDL-C: low-density lipoprotein cholesterol, FG: fasting glucose, FIns: fasting insulin, TG: triglyceride, TC: total cholesterol, HOMA2-IR: homeostasis model assessment of insulin resistance, MetS: metabolic syndrome, and AH: arterial hypertension.

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