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Table 2 IDEFICS MetS score characteristics of MetS cases and control children in FAMILY

From: Metabolite profiles and the risk of metabolic syndrome in early childhood: a case-control study

Characteristic MetS cases (n = 228) MetS control (n = 228) Overall (n = 456)
IDEFICS MetS score 1.00 (2.06) − 0.90 (1.58) 0.05 (2.07)
z-waist circumference 0.50 (1.29) − 0.6 (0.94) − 0.05 (1.25)
z-systolic blood pressure 0.38 (0.95) − 0.08 (0.97) 0.15 (0.99)
z-diastolic blood pressure − 0.19 (0.87) − 0.50 (0.89) − 0.34 (0.89)
z-triglycerides 0.51 (0.73) 0.47 (0.72) 0.49 (0.72)
z-HDL-cholesterol 0.41 (0.88) 0.22 (0.89) 0.32 (0.89)
z-lipids (triglycerides-HDL) 0.05 (0.66) 0.12 (0.66) 0.08 (0.66)
z-glucose 0.36 (0.83) − 0.13 (0.67) 0.11 (0.79)
  1. Values are presented as mean (SD)