TABLE 1

Study-specific means and SDs of selected characteristics in participants included in the meta-analysis

ALSPACEYHSFrench obese case subjectsFrench control subjectsGENDAIRaine
MalesFemalesMalesFemalesMalesFemalesMalesFemalesMalesFemalesMalesFemales
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Age (years)15.4 (0.3)15.4 (0.3)11.9 (2.9)12.0 (2.9)11.2 (2.9)10.8 (3.4)11.9 (2.4)11.9 (2.2)11.2 (0.7)11.2 (0.7)14.1 (0.2)14.1 (0.2)
Fasting glucose (mmol/L)5.3 (0.4)5.1 (0.4)5.1 (0.4)5.0 (0.4)4.9 (0.5)4.9 (0.5)4.9 (0.4)4.9 (0.4)4.8 (0.5)4.7 (0.5)4.9 (0.4)4.7 (0.4)
Fasting insulin (pmol/L)*56.4 (32.8)64.5 (30.3)51.1 (31.3)59.7 (34.5)72.6 (72.5)75.9 (79.0)NANA36.6 (22.3)44.4 (26.7)57.063.0
HOMA-IR*2.3 (1.4)2.5 (1.3)2.0 (1.3)2.2 (1.4)2.7 (2.7)2.7 (3.1)NANA0.7 (0.4)0.8 (0.5)2.12.2
HOMA-B*105.05 (64.1)131.9 (79.9)104.3 (64.1)136.9 (92.8)174.0 (322.7)192.0 (210.8)NANA79.8 (32.6)94.6 (37.5)143.5188.1
Triglycerides (mmol/L)0.8 (0.4)0.9 (0.3)0.78 (0.3)0.9 (0.4)1.1 (0.6)1.1 (0.6)0.7 (0.4)0.8 (0.4)0.7 (0.3)0.7 (0.2)1.0 (0.7)1.0 (0.5)
HDL (mmol/L)1.2 (0.3)1.4 (0.3)1.5 (0.4)1.5 (0.03)1.2 (0.3)1.2 (0.3)1.4 (0.4)1.4 (0.3)1.4 (0.3)1.3 (0.3)1.4 (0.3)1.4 (0.3)
LDL (mmol/L)2.0 (0.5)2.2 (0.6)2.5 (0.6)2.6 (0.7)2.7 (0.7)2.8 (0.7)2.9 (0.8)3.1 (0.7)3.2 (0.6)3.1 (0.6)2.3 (0.6)2.4 (0.7)
Systolic bloodpressure (mmHg)125.8 (10.4)121.1 (10.7)107.8 (11.8)103.8 (9.5)115.5 (15.5)112.2 (13.9)111.2 (10.5)108.8 (8.8)120.2 (13.5)120.2 (14.1)116.0 (11.1)111.0 (10.0)
Diastolic blood pressure (mmHg)68.1 (9.2)66.8 (8.2)61.3 (7.1)61.7 (6.7)69.2 (11.7)67.9 (11.6)55.2 (10.0)55.0 (10.3)75.1 (11.2)74.9 (10.9)59.2 (7.2)59.4 (7.8)
Height (cm)174.0 (7.5)165.0 (6.0)152.3 (18.5)149.4 (14.6)155.1 (16.8)149.1 (16.5)150.1 (15.0)149.3 (12.5)148.7 (7.9)148.7 (7.8)166.7 (8.8)162.6 (6.1)
Weight (kg)63.7 (11.8)59.3 (11.0)44.3 (16.2)42.4 (13.6)74.4 (28.1)68.1 (26.3)40.4 (12.3)40.2 (10.6)44.6 (9.7)44.3 (9.8)59.4 (14.5)57.9 (12.1)
BMI (kg/m2)20.9 (3.3)21.7 (3.7)18.4 (2.8)18.5 (3.1)29.9 (6.4)29.4 (6.6)17.5 (2.2)17.7 (2.5)20.3 (3.4)19.8 (3.4)21.2 (4.2)21.9 (4.2)
  • *Medians (interquartile range) are provided.

  • NA, not available.