TABLE 1

Subject characteristics

LeanObese
n1310
Age (years)49 ± 954 ± 8
Weight (kg)75 ± 6102 ± 10*
Height (m)1.81 ± 0.071.79 ± 0.07
BMI (kg/m2)23.0 ± 1.831.9 ± 1.9*
Body fat percentage (kg)20.2 ± 3.531.7 ± 1.5*
FFM (kg)60.1 ± 5.469.7 ± 6.7*
Waist-to-hip ratio0.91 ± 0.041.01 ± 0.03*
Systolic blood pressure (mmHg)126 ± 11137 ± 13*
Diastolic blood pressure (mmHg)77 ± 785 ± 9*
HOMAIR1.8 ± 0.73.4 ± 0.9*
  • Data are means ± SD. All subjects are men.

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    * P < 0.05 obese vs. lean.