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Table 3 Quartiles of total body fat adjusted for CD4 lymphocyte count in HIV-positive women

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

Lipoprotein Levels
Mean (Standard Deviation)
Total Body Fat in Kilograms P-value
  ≤ 7.4 7.4 to 11.8 11.8 to 17.4 > 17.4  
N 113 135 135 118  
LDL 58.5 (28.1) 66.1 (28.2) 66.3 (27.3) 77.7 (30.1) 0.001
HDL 42.7 (16.5) 42.6 (16.6) 43.0 (15.2) 44.7 (12.4) 0.69
Non-HDL 78.5 (29.2) 81.6 (26.9) 87.3 (26.8) 98.8 (36.2) < 0.0001
Triglycerides 98.6 (46.4) 90.6 (39.2) 97.6 (61.0) 94.2 (38.7) 0.62
Total Cholesterol 120.6 (30.7) 124.1 (31.3) 130.2 (32.0) 141.8 (39.8) < 0.0001
  1. LDL = low density lipoprotein cholesterol; HDL = high density lipoprotein cholesterol, Non-HDL = Total Cholesterol - HDL.