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Table 5 Baseline characteristics of subjects with DLCC positive and DLCC negative

From: Diagnostic performance of various familial hypercholesterolaemia diagnostic criteria compared to Dutch lipid clinic criteria in an Asian population

Parameter DLCC Positive n = 415 DLCC Negative n = 340 P value
bAge (Years) 47.5 ± 0.62 47.2 ± 0.7 Ns
aGender Male: 52.1 Male: 44.2 Ns
Female: 47.9 Female: 55.8
aEthnicity Malay: 75.2 Malay: 81.5 Ns
Chinese: 16.1 Chinese: 10.9
Indian: 5.5 Indian: 3.2
Other: 3.2 Other: 4.4
aHypertension 19.6 15.7 Ns
bSBP (mmHg) 126.3 ± 1.2 125.4 ± 0.9 Ns
bDBP (mmHg) 74.9 ± 0.8 75.9 ± 0.7 Ns
aDiabetes 5.0 8.5 Ns
bPlasma glucose (mmol/L) 5.6 ± 0.2 5.7 ± 0.2 Ns
aSmoking Yes: 14.2
No: 85.8
Yes: 17
No: 73
Ns
bBMI 26.5 ± 0.3 26.5 ± 0.3 Ns
bTC (mmol/L) 8.0 ± 0.07 6.5 ± 0.02 *
bTG (mmol/L) 2.0 ± 1.8 1.8 ± 1.0 Ns
bLDL (mmol/L) 5.8 ± 0.1 4.4 ± 0.1 *
bHDL (mmol/L) 1.3 ± 0.1 1.4 ± 0.1 Ns
bWC 88.6 ± 1.1 87.2 ± 0.6 Ns
aXanthomas 29.4 0.0 *
aCA 20.2 0.5 *
aCAD 16.1 0.0 *