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Table 4 Correlations between the lipid profile and the demographic parameters and glycemic control

From: Prevalence and pattern of dyslipidemia in an Egyptian children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes

  TC TG LDL HDL HbA1c
Age of diabetes onset Pearson correlation − 0.02 0.05 − 0.02 0.06 0.03
P value 0.61 0.14 0.64 0.09 0.34
Diabetes duration Pearson correlation 0.24 0.08 0.12 0.05 0.2
P value < 0.001* 0.02* 0.001* 0.17 <0.001*
Age Pearson correlation 0.17 0.11 0.08 0.09 0.18
P value < 0.001* 0.002* 0.026* 0.06 <0.001*
BMI Pearson correlation 0.03 0.05 0.02 0.01 0.02
P value 0.17 0.15 0.53 0.13 0.32
Insulin dose Pearson correlation 0.02 0.17 0.07 0.14 0.14
P value 0.13 0.14 0.17 0.11 0.33
HbA1c Pearson correlation 0.19 0.13 0.11 0.07 1
P value < 0.001* < 0.001* 0.001* 0.07  
  1. *P value < 0.05 is considered significant, TC total cholesterol, TG triglycerides, LDL low-density lipoprotein, HDL high-density lipoprotein, HbA1c glycosylated hemoglobin, BMI body mass index