Table 1—

Clinical characteristics of patients with diabetes

Characteristic
n253
Age (years)62.0 ± 9.9
Age at onset (years)52.0 ± 10.7
Duration of diabetes (years)10.2 ± 8.1
BMI (kg/m2)23.2 ± 3.2
HbA1c (%)7.2 ± 1.2
Systolic blood pressure (mmHg)130 ± 15
Diastolic blood pressure (mmHg)79 ± 9
Total cholesterol (mg/dl)201 ± 33
Triglyceride (mg/dl)156 ± 114
HDL cholesterol (mg/dl)55 ± 16
Retinopathy (NDR/SDR/PDR)198/35/20
Nephropathy (normoalbuminuria/microalbuminuria/macroalbuminuria)172/54/27
Current treatment (Ins/SU/a-GI/diet)40/113/27/73
T-tes (ng/ml)4.4 ± 1.6
F-tes (pg/ml)10.8 ± 4.2
  • Data are mean ± SD. Ins, insulin; SU, sulfonylurea; α-GI, α-glucosidase inhibitor.