Table 4.

Univariate and multivariable relationships of components of dyslipidemia and cIMT

CharacteristicMean Difference in cIMT, mm (95% CI)
UnadjustedAdjusted
HDL cholesterol <40 mg/dl0.03 (−0.004 to 0.06)0.03 (−0.02 to 0.07)
Non-HDL cholesterol >160 mg/dl−0.01 (−0.05 to 0.03)−0.01 (−0.06 to 0.03)
Triglycerides >130 mg/dl0.03 (−0.002 to 0.06)0.04 (0.01–0.08)
  • All variables in Table 3, except dyslipidemia, are included in the adjusted model shown here. cIMT, carotid intima-media thickness; CI, confidence interval.