Table 1

Baseline characteristics of study participants

Age (years)61 ± 8
BMI (kg/m2)32.5 ± 5.1
Waist circumference (cm)108 ± 13
Hip circumference (cm)113 ± 12
Duration of type 2 diabetes (months)92 ± 86
A1C (%)7.4 ± 0.9
Smoking
    Current16
    Former49
    Never35
Diabetes therapy
    None15
    Sulfonylurea15
    Metformin29
    Sulfonylurea and metformin31
    Insulin10
Statin use
    Statin55
    No statin45
Sex
    Men62
    Women38
  • Data are means ± SD or %. Study participants are subjects with type 2 diabetes (n = 382).