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Table 3 Prevalence of metabolic abnormalities in patients with schizophrenia n (%)

From: Prevalence of metabolic syndrome among patients with schizophrenia in Ethiopia

NECP ATP III Total Male Female OR female to male (95% CI) P value  
WC (M > 102 cm; F > 88 cm) 50(25.0) 9(7.0) 41(57.7) 18.2(8.0–41.6) < 0.001  
Triglycerides (≥ 150 mg/dl) 61(30.7) 44(34.4) 17(23.9) 0.6(0.3–1.2) 0.126  
BP (≥ 130/85 mmHg) 74(37.0) 50(38.8) 24(33.8) 0.8(0.4–1.5) 0.487  
HDL Cholesterol (M < 40 mg/dl; F < 50 mg/dl) 88(44.4) 54(42.5) 34(47.9) 1.24(0.7–2.2) 0.466  
FPG (≥100 mg/dl) 49(24.9) 27(21.3) 22(31.4) 1.7(0.8–3.3) 0.114  
  1. Abbreviations: NCEP ATP III National Cholesterol Education Programs Adult Treatment Panel III, WC Waist Circumference, BP blood pressure, HDL high-density lipoprotein, M males, F females, FBG Fasting blood glucose