Table 1—

Clinical characteristics and Pearson correlations between glucose disposal rate and each continuous variable in 74 subjects

VariablesMean ± SDrP
Age (years)35.7 ± 11.2−0.20.05
Male (%)46.0
BMI (kg/m2)26.9 ± 4.7−0.30.00
Waist circumference (cm)88.4 ± 12.0−0.5<0.00
Abdominal obesity (%)27.0
Systolic blood pressure (mmHg)116.5 ± 11.9−0.20.04
Diastolic blood pressure (mmHg)65.8 ± 9.7−0.30.00
Abnormal blood pressure (%)17.6
Triglycerides (mg/dl)112.2 ± 64.4−0.4<0.00
Abnormal triglycerides (%)18.9
HDL (mg/dl)40.6 ± 10.80.20.03
Abnormal HDL (%)73.0
Fasting glucose (mg/dl)86.9 ± 8.0−0.4<0.00
Abnormal glucose (%)0
Impaired glucose tolerance (%)22.7
Fasting insulin (pmol/l)37.1 ± 23.4−0.5<0.00
Glucose disposal rate (mg · kg−1 · min−1)13.7 ± 3.31.0
Insulin resistance (%)
 GDR <1118.9
 GDR <1233.8
 GDR <1340.5