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Table 2 Multivariate associations of Lipoprotein levels with HIV serostatus and CD4 lymphocyte count in 824 participants

From: Lipoprotein levels and cardiovascular risk in HIV-infected and uninfected Rwandan women

Lipoprotein LevelsMean (Standard error) HIV-negative
N = 218
HIV-positive (all)
N = 606
P-value HIV+ CD4 > 350
N = 158
HIV+ CD4
200-350
N = 224
HIV+
CD4 < 200
N = 222
P-value
LDL 1 69 (3.0) 66 (1.7) 0.363 68 (3.2) 65 (2.8) 66 (2.7) 0.74
HDL 2 54 (1.3) 44 (0.8) < 0.0001 46 (1.4) 42 (1.2) 43 (1.3) 0.097
Non-HDL 3 85 (2.5) 87 (1.5) 0.549 85 (2.7) 87 (2.3) 85 (2.4) 0.74
Triglycerides 4 79 (5.0) 96 (2.9) 0.005 82(5.7) 93 (5.0) 101(4.7) 0.040
Total Cholesterol 5 139 (2.8) 130 (1.7) 0.014 131 (3.0) 130 (2.6) 128 (2.7) 0.73
  1. *All models adjusted for age, menopausal status, BMI, income, education, alcohol use, smoking and food availability.
  2. LDL = low density lipoprotein cholesterol; HDL = high density lipoprotein cholesterol, Non-HDL = Total Cholesterol - HDL.