TABLE 2

Obese and lean cases of type 2 diabetes, subdivided according to treatment (insulin, oral, or diet) to show sex, age, and BMI

Obese type 2 diabetic subjects*
Lean type 2 diabetic subjects
InsulinOralDietInsulinOralDiet
n17167367
Sex (F/M)10/75/111/61/24/22/5
Age (years)65.9 ± 1.761.9 ± 3.759.7 ± 4.782.0 ± 3.578.2 ± 3.481.1 ± 3.0
BMI (kg/m2)38.3 ± 1.538.5 ± 2.136.5 ± 2.023.6 ± 0.523.3 ± 0.821.2 ± 0.7
  • Data are means ± SE.

  • *

    * In one obese type 2 diabetic subject, the treatment was unknown.