Table 1—

Demographic characteristics of ATL and TCC groups

Demographic variableATLTCCP
Sex (women/men)3/114/100.66
Age (years)54.8 ± 9.554.3 ± 9.90.88
BMI (kg/m2)33.6 ± 6.031.8 ± 6.80.46
Type of diabetes (type 1/type 2)3/115/90.40
Duration of diabetes (years)19.9 ± 10.217.9 ± 13.90.66
HbA1c (%)8.7 ± 1.88.9 ± 2.00.70
Ulcer recurrence rate at 8-month follow-up3/14 (21%)5/13 (38%)*NA
  • Data are means ± SD.

  • *

    * One subject did not heal initially.