Table 2—

Psychotic stress level and glucose homeostasis during and after hospitalization

Admission2 weeksDischarge6 monthsP*
CGI5.3 ± 0.82.7 ± 0.81.6 ± 0.72.9 ± 1.5<0.001
HbA1c (%)5.2 ± 0.275.2 ± 0.25.3 ± 0.35.3 ± 0.2NS
Glucose (mg/dl)§93.7 ± 1294.7 ± 11.396.5 ± 22.390.6 ± 15.4NS
Insulin (mU/l)8.7 ± 4.911.6 ± 7.318.1 ± 28.513.2 ± 11.1NS
β-Cell function (%)96.8 ± 33.2110 ± 35.9118.8 ± 54.5134.4 ± 60<0.02
Insulin sensitivity (%)101.7 ± 3684.6 ± 39.387.4 ± 41.277.1 ± 34.8<0.001
  • Data are means ± SD.

  • *

    * Resulting from ANOVA with repeated measures using all four time points;

  • P < 0.001 post hoc analysis resulting from ANOVA with repeated measures;

  • upper limit <6.4%;

  • P < 0.003 post hoc analysis resulting from ANOVA with repeated measures;

  • §

    § to convert glucose values to millimoles per liter, multiply by 0.0555.