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Table 3 Difference between pre-test and post-test in each study group

From: Effects of health intervention program on cardiometabolic risk profiles from health evaluation center in Asian population: a longitudinal study and propensity analysis

  Non-intervention group (n = 502) Intervention group (n = 502) Difference in posttest data
Variable Pretest Posttest P a Pretest Posttest P a Mean SE P b
Physiologic parameters          
 Systolic blood pressure, mmHg 117.03 (13.75) 117.54 (14.85) 0.426 117.57 (14.67) 116.78 (13.94) 0.191 −0.76 0.91 0.403
 Diastolic blood pressure, mmHg 73.34 (9.24) 73.48 (9.80) 0.719 73.86 (9.77) 73.88 (9.41) 1.000 0.40 0.61 0.513
 Waist circumference, cm 80.5 (9.3) 80.98 (9.06) 0.012 80.5 (9.8) 79.51 (9.69) <0.001 −1.46 0.61 0.016
 Body mass index, kg/m2 23.61 (2.86) 23.72 (2.93) 0.010 23.66 (3.21) 23.66 (3.23) 0.922 −0.06 0.20 0.740
Serum sugar profiles          
 Fasting glucose, mg/dL 94.22 (16.95) 95.95 (17.65) 0.001 94.22 (13.54) 95.12 (14.43) 0.079 −0.83 1.02 0.419
 Post-prandial glucose, mg/dL 104.16 (33.06) 108.00 (33.89) 0.033 103.75 (28.91) 101.05 (25.45) 0.069 −6.77 2.06 0.001
 HbA1c, % 5.41 (0.53) 5.69 (0.63) <0.001 5.51 (0.58) 5.72 (0.70) <0.001 0.04 0.06 0.524
Lipid Profiles          
 Total cholesterol, mg/dL 191.16 (31.98) 195.30 (34.93) <0.001 192.06 (33.85) 190.88 (32.78) 0.279 −4.42 2.15 0.040
 HDL, mg/dL 55.42 (14.75) 56.10 (15.49) 0.110 55.76 (14.58) 55.21 (14.52) 0.039 −0.90 0.98 0.362
 LDL, mg/dL 121.74 (29.55) 126.17 (32.39) <0.001 123.03 (31.11) 124.35 (30.86) 0.131 −1.81 2.07 0.380
 Triglyceride, mg/dL 112.83 (112.05) 120.07 (90.42) 0.009 113.45 (72.88) 119.16 (73.29) 0.021 −0.91 5.24 0.862
Cardiometabolic Outcomes          
 ATP III, number of MetS 1.41 (1.27) 1.64 (1.29) <0.001 1.50 (1.27) 1.37 (1.26) 0.005 −0.27 0.08 0.001
 FRS, unit 4.68 (4.50) 5.36 (4.71) 0.005 4.76 (4.37) 5.24 (4.58) 0.025 −0.08 0.34 0.807
 eGFR, mL/min per 1.73 m2 83.51 (17.00) 84.62 (14.95) 0.087 83.88 (13.79) 86.39 (14.64) <0.001 1.72 0.94 0.068
  1. Data not specified were presented as Mean (SD); adenotes paired-sample t-test; bdenotes independent-sample t-test