TABLE 6

Effect of sucrose diets on hemodynamic variables

10% sucrose diet25% sucrose dietP
Blood pressure (mmHg)125/71 ± 3/2122/71 ± 3/2NS
Augmentation (mmHg)3.0 ± 1.72.2 ± 1.5NS
Aortic augmentation index (%)−0.4 ± 4.10.8 ± 3.9NS
Time to wave reflection (ms)167 ± 8.0171 ± 7.0NS
Brachial pulse-wave velocity (ms)8.4 ± 0.48.5 ± 0.3NS
  • Data are means ± SE. NS, not significant.