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Table 2 Relationship of covariates to plasma lipid profile

From: Effect of candesartan monotherapy on lipid metabolism in patients with hypertension: a retrospective longitudinal survey using data from electronic medical records

Effect DF TG TC HDL-C LDL-C
   F-value p value F-value p value F-value p value F-value p value
Sex 1 8.32 0.0041* 8.74 0.0032* 9.99 0.0017* 2.04 0.1539
DM 1 0 0.9978 1.42 0.2333 1.69 0.1949 0.34 0.5628
Age 1 1.79 0.1819 0.95 0.3311 0.04 0.8429 0.24 0.627
Treatment duration 4 0.4 0.812 0.68 0.6086 2.49 0.0427* 0.44 0.7812
Sex*Treatment duration 4 1.28 0.278 1.12 0.3434 2.61 0.0349* 1.82 0.1243
  1. DM: diagnosis of diabetes mellitus, Sex*Treatment duration: interaction of sex and duration of treatment, TG: triglyceride, TC: total cholesterol, HDL-C: high density lipoprotein cholesterol, LDL-C: low density lipoprotein cholesterol, DF: degrees of freedom, p value: p value of covariate, *: p < 0.05.