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Table 3 Pattern of MetS and its components in gender among HIV infected patients using ART at Hawassa, southern Ethiopia

From: Influences of gender in metabolic syndrome and its components among people living with HIV virus using antiretroviral treatment in Hawassa, southern Ethiopia

Parameters Males
n = 68 (%)
Females
n = 117 (%)
p value
SBP ≥130 mmHg 9 (13.2) 13 (11.1) 0.66
DBP >85 mmHg 7 (10.3) 15 (12.8) 0.63
FBG (NCEP-ATP criteria) ≥110 mg/dl 14 (20.6) 13 (11.1) 0.07
FBG (IDF criteria) ≥100 mg/dl 29 (42.6) 29 (24.8) 0.01
Hypertensive (≥130/85 mmHg) 7 (10.3) 11 (9.4) 0.84
TG ≥150 mg/dl 39 (57.3) 44 (37.6) 0.009
Low HDL-c (<40 mg/dl in males and <50 in females) 39 (57.3) 91 (77.8) 0.003
WC (IDF criteria) ≥94 cm in males and ≥80 cm in females 13 (19.1) 82 (70.1) <0.0001
WC (NCEP criteria) ≥102 cm in males and ≥88 cm in females 4 (5.9) 38 (32.5) <0.0001
MetS (IDF criteria) 6 (8.8) 39 (33.3) <0.0001
MetS (NCEP-ATP criteria) 12 (17.6) 21 (17.9) 0.95