Berawi, Khairun Nisa and Hadi, Sutopo and Lipoeto, Nur I. and Wahid, Irza and Jamsari, Jamsari (2018) Dyslipidemia Incidents Between General Obesity and Central Obesity of Employees with Obesity at Universitas Lampung. Biomedical and Pharmacology Journal, 11 (1). pp. 201-207. ISSN 2456–2610

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This study aims to determine the differences in the incidence of dyslipidemia between general obesity and central obesity in adult male employees having obesity at the Universitas Lampung. This research used cross sectional observation method. The study was conducted from August to October 2016. The respondent populations involved in this study were 33 male adult employees for each obesity group. Samples were taken by consecutive sampling technique. The results revealed that the average age of the respondents were 42.9 years, where 23 respondents (34.8 %) of the respondents were suffered from dyslipidemia. The result of unpaired T test showed that there was a significant difference of dyslipidemia incidence between general obesity and central obesity in adult male employees with obesity at Universitas Lampung in 2016 with p value of 0.039. Bivariate analysis showed that central obesity has a role in increasing the incidence of dyslipidemia greater than general obesity.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Central obesity, Dyslipidemia, General obesity
Subjects: R Medicine > R Medicine (General)
Divisions: Fakultas Kedokteran (FK) > Prodi Pendidikan Dokter
Depositing User: Prof. Sutopo Hadi
Date Deposited: 21 Jun 2018 01:51
Last Modified: 21 Jun 2018 01:51

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