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Table 3 Values for total and fractionated cholesterol, triglycerides fasting glucose and glycosylated hemoglobin, before and after PRC

From: Short and long term effect of treatment non-pharmacological and lifestyle in patients with metabolic syndrome

 Pre-rehabilitation (%) (n = 47)Post-rehabilitation (%)(n = 47)pFollow up (n = 28)p
Fasting glucose (mg/dl)141.1 ± 68.7123.1 ± 37.50.017134.3 ± 58.20.27
HBA1C (mg/dl)7.0 ± 1.86.9 ± 1.40.427.6 ± 1.70.13
Total cholesterol (mg/dl)209.7 ± 40.9188.2 ± 35.80.01193.8 ± 35.70.37
HDL cholesterol (mg/dl)46.5 ± 10.944.5 ± 10.80.2940.1 ± 10.80.16
LDL cholesterol (mg/dl)119.5 ± 35.9108.3 ± 32.30.18104.2 ± 31.50.38
Triglycerides (mg/dl)209.5 ± 109190.1 ± 65.30.05190.3 ± 60.40.49
  1. The values highlighted in italics represent p < 0.05 pre-rehabilitation versus post-rehabilitation or post-rehabilitation versus follow up
  2. HBA1C A1c glycosylated hemoglobin, HDL high density lipoprotein, LDL low density lipoprotein