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Table 2 Mean and SD of lipid parameters, stratified by carotid plaque outcomes

From: Lipids and carotid plaque in the Northern Manhattan Study (NOMAS)

Mean ± SD Multiple plaques (N = 727) Thickness >1.9 mm (N = 514) Irregular plaque (N = 211)
Total cholesterol 203 ± 43 204 ± 41 203 ± 45
LDL 129 ± 38a 129 ± 36 129 ± 41
HDL 47 ± 15 48 ± 16 48 ± 15
Triglycerides 135 ± 67 131 ± 60 131 ± 65
Non-HDL 156 ± 43 155 ± 40 155 ± 47
Lp(a) 45 ± 45 44 ± 43 40 ± 33
ApoB 118 ± 29a 117 ± 31a 125 ± 36a
ApoA-I 144 ± 28 145 ± 28 143 ± 28
T-CHOL:HDL 4.68 ± 1.65 4.59 ± 1.60 4.57 ± 1.81
LDL:HDL 3.01 ± 1.30 2.95 ± 1.27 2.93 ± 1.45
ApoB:ApoA-I 0.85 ± 0.29a 0.84 ± 0.30a 0.91 ± 0.35a
  1. ap < 0.05 vs. no plaque (t-test)