Prevalence of dyslipidemia and mean blood lipid values in Taiwan: results from the Nutrition and Health Survey in Taiwan (NAHSIT, 1993-1996).

@article{Chang2002PrevalenceOD,
  title={Prevalence of dyslipidemia and mean blood lipid values in Taiwan: results from the Nutrition and Health Survey in Taiwan (NAHSIT, 1993-1996).},
  author={Hsing-Yi Chang and Wen-Ting Yeh and Ya-hui Irenna Chang and K. -S. Tsai and Wen-Harn Pan},
  journal={The Chinese journal of physiology},
  year={2002},
  volume={45 4},
  pages={
          187-97
        }
}
This paper reports the blood lipid status of people aged 4 years and older in Taiwan. The data is based on the Nutrition and Health Survey in Taiwan (NAHSIT: 1993-1996), which adopted a multi-stage, stratified clustering sampling scheme. Altogether, 5097 subjects (2451 males and 2646 females) had data on triglyceride and 5643 subjects (2736 males and 2907 females) had data on cholesterol. We found that (a) cholesterol levels of males were lower than females in mid-to old age group (> or = 45… CONTINUE READING

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