Table 1—

Outline of study assessments

AssessmentTime (relative to baseline)
Weeks
Months
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FPG
HbA1c
Liver function tests
GAD antibodies, brain natriuretic peptide
C-peptide, immunoreactive insulin, proinsulin, PAI-1, fibrinogen, CRP
OGTT
Routine fasting chemistry, lipids, hematology, serum HCG and urine specimens
AEs
Quality-of-life questionnaires
Medical care utilization questions