Table 2—

Hematological markers of CVD women with type 2 diabetes stratified according to cardiorespiratory fitness

LCFACFControl subjects
n14148
HbA1c (%)7.4 ± 1.76.9 ± 1.05.7 ± 0.2*
Glucose (mmol/l)8.2 ± 4.07.5 ± 1.25.3 ± 0.5*
Insulin (mU/l)14.7 ± 6.811.0 ± 6.06.4 ± 2.7*
HOMA index5.3 ± 2.63.8 ± 2.21.53 ± 0.63*
Total cholesterol (mmol/l)5.3 ± 1.45.1 ± 0.785.4 ± 0.6
HDL (mmol/l)1.4 ± 0.361.3 ± 0.211.7 ± 0.3
LDL (mmol/l)3.1 ± 0.652.8 ± 0.853.0 ± 0.5
Triglyceride-to-HDL ratio1.9 ± 1.51.6 ± 0.80.9 ± 0.8
CRP (mg/l)6.3 ± 4.31.9 ± 1.7*4.1 ± 4.0*
  • Data are means ± SD.

  • *

    * P < 0.05 vs. LCF;

  • P < 0.05 vs. ACF;

  • estimate of particle size.