Table 11

Results obtained in the patient groups divided by receiving hypolipemic treatment
Parameters Hypolipemic treatment Without hypolipemic treatment Statistical significance p
(N = 35) (N = 30)
Hypertension 31 (88.6%) 23 (76.7%) NS
Age (years) 58.8 ± 11.1 52.4 ± 11.7 p < 0.01
61.0 (56.0-64.0) 54.0 (45.5-60.8)
Males 15 (42.9%) 10 (33.3%) NS
hs-CRP (mg/l) 2.4 ± 2.2 3.2 ± 1.7 P = 0.010
1.7 (1.0-3.5) 3.0 (1.8-4.4)
IL-6 (pg/ml) 13.6 ± 9.9 15.9 ± 7.2 p < 0.01
10.3 (8.9-14.5) 14.5 (10.3-18.9)
TNF-α (pg/ml) 6.3 ± 1.7 6.3 ± 1.9 NS
6.3 (5.5-7.1) 6.0 (4.9-7.1)

Stępień et al.

Stępień et al. Lipids in Health and Disease 2014 13:29   doi:10.1186/1476-511X-13-29

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