Table 1—

Clinical characteristics of subjects included in the different tests

Botnia clamp reproducibility studyBotnia clamp and euglycemic clampApplication of Botnia clamp
FH subjectsFH+ subjects
n (M/F)13 (11/2)9 (5/4)16 (7/9)25 (10/15)
Age (years)46.1 ± 12.157 ± 1642.9 ± 8.644.3 ± 11.7
BMI (kg/m2)25.5 ± 4.427 ± 325.3 ± 2.626.9 ± 4.3
Fasting plasma-glucose (mmol/l)
NGT5.4 ± 0.4 (n = 5)5.1 ± 0.3 (n = 4)
IGT/diabetes7.2 ± 1.2 (n = 8)6.4 ± 1.3 (n = 5)
Glucose (mmol/l)
 Fasting5.4 ± 0.15.3 ± 0.4
 30 min7.8 ± 1.77.6 ± 1.6
 60 min7.1 ± 1.46.8 ± 1.1
 120 min5.4 ± 0.85.9 ± 1.7
Waist-to-hip ratio0.87 ± 0.070.86 ± 0.08
Blood pressure (mmHg)
 Systolic123 ± 12132 ± 17
 Diastolic80 ± 784.5 ± 17
Triglycerides (mmol/l)0.96 ± 0.21.03 ± 0.8
Cholesterol (mmol/l)5.3 ± 0.85.4 ± 0.8
HDL cholesterol (mmol/l)1.3 ± 0.31.25 ± 0.2
  • Data are n or means ± SD.