TABLE 3

EGP and Rd in the basal state and during the last 40 min of the 80 mU · m–2 · min–1 hyperinsulinemic-euglycemic clamps in the 10 men and 8 women in the absence (control) and presence of an infusion of Intralipid and heparin (lipid) to raise plasma NEFA levels

WomenMen
ControlLipidControlLipid
Basal
 EGP (mg · kg–1 · min–1)2.02 ± 0.082.01 ± 0.102.03 ± 0.102.13 ± 0.08
End of clamp
 EGP (mg · kg–1 · min–1)−0.02 ± 0.090.61 ± 0.16*−0.11 ± 0.090.58 ± 0.11
 Glucose Rd (mg · kg–1 · min–1)10.37 ± 1.119.89 ± 1.2610.78 ± 0.528.37 ± 0.57
  • Data are means ± SE. In the basal steady-state situation, glucose Rd is numerically equivalent to EGP.

  • * P < 0.01,

  • P < 0.002,

  • P < 0.001 compared with the control study.