Effect of a High-Protein, Low-Carbohydrate Diet on Blood Glucose Control in People With Type 2 Diabetes

TABLE 1

Patient characteristics

Patient Age (years) Height [in (cm)] Weight [lb (kg)] BMI (kg/m2) tGHb (%) Duration of diabetes (months) Concomitant diseases Medications
1 69 74 (188) 221 (100) 27 8.7 60 Hypertension, dyslipidemia, coronary heart disease Simvastatin, lisinopril, rabeprazole, ASA
2 72 69 (165) 239 (109) 35 10.0 12 Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease Terazosin
3 51 68 (173) 181 (82) 27 8.6 12 None ASA, naproxen
4 66 72 (183) 196 (89) 27 9.0 180 Hypertension None
5 82 71 (180) 204 (93) 28 11.2 48 None Lisinopril, ASA
6 56 72 (183) 267 (121) 35 10.1 24 Obesity, dyslipidemia None
7 51 66 (168) 195 (89) 31 10.0 14 None ASA, naproxen
8 59 67 (170) 233 (106) 36 9.4 19 Hypertension, obesity Lisinopril
Mean 63.3 70 (176) 217 (99) 31 9.6 46
Range 51–82 66–74 (168–188) 181–267 (82–121) 27–36 8.6–11.2 12–180
  • ASA, acetylsalicylic acid.

This Article

  1. Diabetes vol. 53 no. 9 2375-2382