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Table 1 ATPIII criteria for diagnosis of metabolic syndrome

From: Can red yeast rice and olive extract improve lipid profile and cardiovascular risk in metabolic syndrome?: a double blind, placebo controlled randomized trial

Risk factor Defining level
Abdominal obesity, given as waist circumference  
Men >102 cm
Women >88 cm
Trigiycerides > = 150 mg/dL
HDL cholesterol  
Men <40 mg/dL
Women <50 mg/dL
Blood pressure > = 130/> = 85 mm Hg or drug treatment for hypertension
Fasting glucose > = 110 mg/dL