TABLE 1

Clinical characteristics of the subjects enrolled in the present study

Nondiabetic subjectsType 2 diabetic subjects
n480384
Age (years)69.4 ± 8.7958.7 ± 11.3
Sex (M/F)285/195267/117
BMI (kg/m2)23.9 ± 3.9723.4 ± 3.98
HbA1c(%)5.19 ± 0.268.22 ± 1.93
Fasting glucose (pmol/ml)5.16 ± 0.618.70 ± 2.91
HOMA*1.57 ± 0.892.70 ± 2.26
  • Data are means ± SD.

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    * The insulin resistance index was calculated by HOMA.