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Table 5 Clinical and biochemical parameters of subjects with the Mets and without the Mets.

From: Prevalence and gender distribution of the metabolic syndrome

Variable MetS Non MetS_____ p value_______
TCHOL(mg%) 193.8(46) 193.7 (48.8) 0.9
LDL-C(mg%) 130.3 (48) 114 (50) 0.001
Age (years) 59.2 (9.9) 55.1 (13.7) 0.001
Smoking 71 (8.5%) 12 (8.7%) 0.9
Alcohol 126 (21%) 32 (23%) 0.1
HBA1c(%) 6.6 (2.4) 7(2.3) 0.08
BMI(kg/m2) 29.3(29.30 25.8(5.9) 0.00001
Duration of DM (years) 6.9 (6.5) 7.2(7) 0.3
  1. Quantitative data are displayed as mean values and standard deviation