Table 2

 Dyslipidaemia detection rates amongst tested patients

Assay (abnormal)All patients testedAdmitted patientsDischarged patientsPercentage increase in dyslipidaemia detection,p value
nAbnormal(%)95% CInAbnormal (%)95% CInAbnormal (%)95% CI
TC (>5.0 mmol/l)185105 (57)50 to 6414380 (56)48 to 644225 (60)45 to 7314%, p 0.013
LDL-C (>3.0 mmol/l)13369 (52)44 to 609955 (56)46 to 663414 (41)26 to 5811%, p 0.110
Apo B (>1.0 mmol/l)7752 (68)57 to 773831 (82)70 to 943921 (54)39 to 6827%, p 0.001
TC or LDL-C, or Apo B185112 (61)53 to 6714386 (60)52 to 674226 (62)47 to 7514%, p 0.009
HDL-C (<0.8 mmol/l)14516 (11)7 to 1710512 (11)5 to 17404 (10)4 to 233%, p 0.552
Triglycerides (>2.0 mmol/l)18455 (30)24 to 3714239 (27)20 to 344216 (38)25 to 539%, p 0.073