TABLE 2

Baseline clinical and anthropometric characteristics (n = 13)

Age (years)33.3 ± 3.0
Height (m)1.80 ± 0.02
Weight (kg)86.0 ± 3.4
BMI (kg/m2)26.6 ± 0.9
Blood pressure (mmHg)127/69 ± 3/3
Waist circumference (cm)91.9 ± 3.0
Waist-to-hip ratio0.88 ± 0.02
Fasting plasma glucose (mmol/l)4.8 ± 0.1
Fasting insulin (mU/l)10.2 (5.4–11.0)
HbA1c(%)5.7 ± 0.1
HOMA-IR1.99 (1.21–2.36)
Total cholesterol (mmol/l)4.53 ± 0.27
LDL cholesterol (mmol/l)2.78 ± 0.27
HDL cholesterol (mmol/l)1.26 ± 0.05
Triglycerides (mmol/l)1.03 (0.70–1.29)
  • Data are means ± SE or median (interquartile range). HOMA-IR, homeostasis model assessment of insulin resistance.