HDL cholesterol

Included in meta analysis


Mjøs O, Rao S,Bjøru, Henden T, Thelle D,Førde O and Miller N, 1979, Atherosclerosis, 34, 75-81 , A longitudinal study of the biological variability of plasma lipoproteins in healthy young adults


Total Score


Parameter Score
1. Scale A
2. Study Population A
3. Samples A
4. Measurand A
5. Pre-Analytical A
6. Replicate Analysis B
7. Steady State A
8. Outlier Analysis C
9. Normality A
10. Variance Homogeneity C
12. CI A
13. No of Results C
14. Concentrations A
15. Total Score C8,10,11,13

Item Details

Parameter Score
Matrix Serum
Measurand HDL cholesterol
Unit mmol / L
Overall Analytical Principle Method Spectrophotometry; UV/VISIBLE
Number of Subjects 11
Number of Subjects included in BV estimation 11
Ethinicity Unknown
Age Mean / Median 28.0
Age Min 22.0
Age Max 29.0
Age SD
Number of Males
Number of Females 11
State of Well Being
Healthy (excl pregnant)
Study Duration Length 1
Study Duration Units Year
Sampling Intervals, e.g. X sample(s) per Interval Unit 1
Interval Units Other
Sampling Times Start Time:
End Time:
Number of Samples
Average Number of Samples Used for BV Estimation 5.0
Average Number of Replicates 1.0
Estimates of CVi 9.42
Calculated Confidence Intervals of CVi Lower: 6.83, Upper: 12.08
Estimates of CVg
Calculated Confidence Intervals of CVg Lower: 0.00, Upper:
Analytical CV 2.7
Calculated Confidence Intervals of Analytical CV Lower: 1.69, Upper: 6.62
Measurand Mean 1.7
Measurand Min
Measurand Max
Measurand SD