TABLE 4

Patterns of CVD Risk Factors Among Overweight and Obese US Adolescents, NHANES 1999–2008 (n = 231)

Pattern%SE
BPa/LDL-Cb264.00
LDL-C/Diabetesc183.72
BP/ Diabetes133.26
LDL-C/HDL-C113.05
BP/LDL-C/Diabetes71.90
LDL/HDL-C/Diabetes52.52
BP/LDL-C/HDL-C52.24
BP/HDL-C41.49
BP/HDL-C/Diabetes41.68
BP/LDL-C/HDL-C/Diabetes41.91
HDL-C/Diabetes21.20d
  • From NHANES, 2005–2006 Data Documentation, Codebook, and Frequencies, www.cdc.gov/nchs/nhanes/nhanes2005-2006/GLU_D.htm. Accessed October 2010.

  • a BP (blood pressure) includes prehypertension and hypertension.

  • b LDL-C includes borderline-high and high LDL-C.

  • c Diabetes includes prediabetes and diabetes.

  • d Relative SE estimate >50, estimate may be unreliable.