Table 1—

Subject and control baseline data

All subjects attempting dietSubjects on diet >6 weeksControl subjects
n2015
Age (years)14.5 ± 0.414.9 ± 0.414.9 ± 0.5
Sex (M/F)5/155/105/10
Duration of diabetes (months)21.0 ± 4.924.6 ± 6.524.1 ± 4.7
HbA1c (%)8.8 ± 0.68.8 ± 0.88.9 ± 0.8
Weight (kg)120.5 ± 5.9122.4 ± 6.6118.0 ± 6.2
BMI (kg/m2)43.5 ± 1.844.2 ± 2.343.7 ± 2.8
Arterial pressure (mmHg)89 ± 389 ± 388 ± 3
Mean insulin dose (units/kg)0.36 ± 0.090.31 ± 0.100.30 ± 0.09
Number on insulin1188
Number on oral agents654
  • Data are means ± SE.