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Table 4 Accuracy analysis of different lipid parameters for predicting diabetes

From: Predictive performance of lipid parameters in identifying undiagnosed diabetes and prediabetes: a cross-sectional study in eastern China

  AUC (95% CI) Cut-off points Sensitivity (%) Specificity (%) Youden index P value
TG (mmol/L) 0.712 (0.701,0.723) 1.35 71.40 62.34 0.337 < 0.001
TC (mmol/L) 0.679 (0.667,0.690) 4.68 67.20 60.25 0.275 < 0.001
HDL-C (mmol/L) 0.440 (0.413,0.466) 1.42 69.80 40.45 0.103 < 0.001
LDL-C (mmol/L) 0.652 (0.640,0.663) 2.61 64.60 59.79 0.244 < 0.001
TC/HDL-C 0.686 (0.674,0.697) 3.44 72.80 56.73 0.295 < 0.001
TG/HDL-C 0.692 (0.681,0.703) 0.98 71.80 59.06 0.309 < 0.001
non-HDL-C (mmol/L) 0.705 (0.694,0.716) 3.13 79.40 52.62 0.320 < 0.001
TyG 0.827 (0.817,0.836) 8.80 80.00 72.25 0.523 < 0.001
  1. TG triglycerides, TC total cholesterol, HDL-C high-density lipoprotein cholesterol, LDL-C low-density lipoprotein cholesterol, non-HDL-C non-high-density lipoprotein cholesterol, TyG triglyceride glucose index