TABLE 1

Clinical features of the control and type 2 diabetic subjects

Control subjectsType 2 diabetic subjects
n (M/F)200 (108/92)195 (95/100)
Age (years)54.3 ± 8.160.0 ± 11.6
Age of onset (years)48.4 ± 12.3
Duration of diabetes (years)11.7 ± 9.1
Height (cm)161.5 ± 8.1157.9 ± 8.9
BW (kg)60.3 ± 10.058.4 ± 12.0
Max BW (kg)68.4 ± 14.7
δBW (kg)9.9 ± 6.8
Age of max BW (years)44.3 ± 14.5
BMI (kg/m2)23.0 ± 2.823.4 ± 3.7
Max BMI (kg/m2)27.3 ± 4.7
δBMI (kg/m2)4.0 ± 2.7
HbA1c (%)4.8 ± 0.37.7 ± 1.7
Treatment (diet/OHA/insulin)46/104/45
  • Data are means ± SD. BW, body weight; Max BW, maximum body weight; δBW, Max BW − BW; δBMI, Max BMI − BMI; OHA, oral hypoglycemic agents.