Table 1—

Baseline clinical characteristics of the subjects

n557
Age (years)63.4 ± 10.4
Sex (% men)43.6
BMI (kg/m2)24.7 ± 3.5
WHR0.90 ± 0.08
Diabetes duration (years)12.1 ± 7.9
Insulin user20.1
Smoker27.8
Hypertension37.9
Systolic blood pressure (mmHg)134.7 ± 17.5
Diastolic blood pressure (mmHg)79.0 ± 9.7
FPG (mg/dl)152.0 ± 51.3
Total cholesterol (mg/dl)202.3 ± 38.8
Triglyceride (mg/dl)174.1 ± 112.8
HDL cholesterol (mg/dl)49.7 ± 33.9
LDL cholesterol (mg/dl)112.6 ± 48.5
Lp(a) (mg/dl)18.1 ± 15.5
  • Data are means ± SD or percent.