Table 3—

Changes in the laboratory data from the baseline at the 12-week follow-up examination

Control group data Δ from baselineIntervention group data Δ from baseline
n5051
HbA1c (%)+0.33−0.54*
Fasting blood glucose (mg/dl)+9.34+7.29
Total cholesterol (mg/dl)+7.30−3.33
Triglyceride (mg/dl)+13.5−19.5
HDL cholesterol (mg/dl)+2.70*+2.91
LDL cholesterol (mg/dl)+1.88−1.93
  • *

    * Significant difference from the baseline values (P < 0.05).