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International Journal of Phytomedicine and Phytotherapy

Table 2 Correlation coefficient between the body weight and the organ weight of the test rats

From: Cardiovascular benefits of Momordica charantia in cholesterol-fed Wistar rats

Parameters   Body weight
Control LDMC HDMC Atorvastatin Cholesterol Only Cholesterol + LDMC Cholesterol + HDMC Cholesterol + Atorvastatin Coconut oil
Organ Weight (Heart) Control r = 0.629         
P > 0.05         
LDMC   r = 0.786        
  P > 0.05        
HDMC    r = 0.087       
   P > 0.05       
Atorvastatin     r = 0.891      
    P > 0.05      
Cholesterol Only      r = 0.927     
     P > 0.05     
Cholesterol + LDMC       r = 0.657    
      P > 0.05    
Cholesterol + HDMC        r = 0.398   
       P > 0.05   
Cholesterol + Atorvastatin         r = 0.988  
        P > 0.05  
Coconut oil          r = −0.601
         P > 0.05
  1. KEY: Horizontal axis represents body weight across the groups; Vertical axis represents organ weight across the groups