TABLE 1

Clinical data in men and women participants

Men (n = 442)Women (n = 137)P
Age52.6 ± 11.953.2 ± 12.0NS
BMI (kg/m2)23.3 ± 2.622.8 ± 2.9NS
Fasting plasma glucose (mmol/l)5.4 ± 1.05.2 ± 1.2NS
Fasting plasma insulin (pmol/l)422.8 ± 275.1418.1 ± 279.3NS
TNF-α (pg/ml)4.9 ± 1.84.7 ± 1.7NS
  • Data are means ± SD.