TABLE 5

Effect of CR-LIPE and control diets on body weight, hemoglobin, serum albumin, and plasma cholesterol

VariableBaselineFollow-up
Weight (kg)
 CR-LIPE78 ± 1576 ± 14
 Control79 ± 1678 ± 14
Albumin (g/l)
 CR-LIPE42 ± 541 ± 6
 Control41 ± 641 ± 7
Hgb (g/l)
 CR-LIPE141 ± 21140 ± 20
 Control144 ± 22140 ± 26
TC (mmol/l)
 CR-LIPE5.5 ± 1.35.8 ± 1.4
 Control5.7 ± 1.35.5 ± 1.5
LDLC (mmol/l)
 CR-LIPE3.61 ± 0.973.68 ± 1.01
 Control3.59 ± 1.103.47 ± 1.99
HDLC (mmol/l)
 CR-LIPE0.99 ± 0.391.22 ± 0.50*
 Control0.97 ± 0.350.92 ± 0.41
TC/HDLC
 CR-L5.4 ± 0.94.7 ± 0.7*
 Control5.5 ± 1.05.8 ± 1.1
  • Data are means ± SD. HDLC, HDL cholesterol; LDLC, LDL cholesterol; TC, total cholesterol.

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    * P < 0.05.