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Table 3 Differences in cardiometabolic risk profile based on birthplace among blacks with metabolic syndrome

From: Effect of birthplace on cardiometabolic risk among blacks in the Metabolic Syndrome Outcome Study (MetSO)

Variable FBB (Mean ± SE) USB (Mean ± SE) F p
BMI 32.76 ± 0.35 35.41 ± 0.44 22.57 <0.001***
Systolic BP 136.70 ± 0.77 132.83 ± 0.98 9.60 0.002**
Diastolic BP 76.54 ± 0.49 75.19 ± 0.62 2.91 0.088
Glucose 146.46 ± 3.37 135.02 ± 4.27 4.40 0.036*
LDL 104.91 ± 1.64 102.81 ± 2.08 0.62 0.430
HDL 47.00 ± 0.73 46.48 ± 0.92 0.19 0.661
Triglycerides 137.33 ± 3.40 141.36 ± 4.30 0.54 0.464
Hba1c 8.95 ± 0.48 8.15 ± 0.60 1.08 0.299
  1. BMI body mass index, systolic BP systolic blood pressure, diastolic BP diastolic blood pressure, LDL low-density lipoprotein, HDL high-density lipoprotein, Hba1c glycated hemoglobin
  2. * p < 0.05; ** p < 0.01; *** p < 0.001