TABLE 1

Demographic and clinic characteristics of the study participants

Characteristic
F/M (%)51/49
Caucasian (%)96
Age at entry (years)16.8 ± 6.0
Age at onset (years)8.8 ± 4.8
Duration (years)8.0 ± 4.2
HbA1c (%)*8.7 ± 1.5
AER (μg/min)7.6 ± 12.5
GFR (ml · min−1 · 1.73 m−2)142 ± 28
SBP (mmHg)114 ± 11
DBP (mmHg)63 ± 9
  • Values are means ± SD.

  • *

    * n = 241;

  • n = 237;

  • n = 242.