TABLE 3

Risk factor profiles by diagnosis cohort at the 25-year duration examination: the Pittsburgh EDC study (n = 201)

1965–1969 cohort1970–1974 cohort
n98103
A1C (%)*10.9 ± 1.910.3 ± 1.8
HDL cholesterol (mg/dl)50.8 ± 12.953.9 ± 13.9
LDL cholesterol (mg/dl)116.3 ± 28.7119.1 ± 40.3
Non-HDL cholesterol (mg/dl)136.1 ± 34.7139.3 ± 45.2
Triglycerides (mg/dl)97.2 ± 71.9104.9 ± 61.9
Systolic blood pressure (mmHg)118.5 ± 18.1115.8 ± 12.4
Diastolic blood pressure (mmHg)74.6 ± 10.173.5 ± 9.1
Smoking (%)3133
Hypertension (%)2928
  • Data are means ± SD unless otherwise indicated.

  • *

    * P < 0.05.

  • Log transformed before statistical testing.