Table 5: Correlation of age and body mass index (BMI) with change in lipid profile.


Change Age BMI

r s P r s p
LDL-C (mg/dl) -0.067 0.52 0.067 0.72
HDL-C (mg/dl) 0.039 0.71 -0.078 0.68
TG (mg/dl) -0.004 0.97 -0.245 0.18
TC (mg/dl) -0.055 0.60 0.080 0.66

rs: Spearman coefficient
There is no significant association between age of the participant, Body mass index (BMI) and change in lipid profile (TC,HDL-C,LDL-C,TG)