Table 1—

Clinical and biological parameters in the whole series of 370 patients and in the patients with or without SMI or cardiac events

All patientsPatients with SMIPatients without SMIPatients with cardiac eventsPatients without cardiac events
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Age (years)57.3 ± 10.658.6 ± 10.1*54.9 ± 10.159.8 ± 10.1§55.6 ± 10.2
Men (%)233 (63.0)101 (77.1)132 (55.2)35 (66.0)201 (63.4)
Duration of diabetes (years)16.0 ± 9.914.9 ± 9.016.5 ± 10.316.1 ± 11.816.0 ± 9.5
Type of diabetes (type 1/type 2)45/32514/11731/2084/4941/276
Smoking (%)41.444.339.743.441.0
Hypertension (%)63.266.461.562.363.4
BMI (kg/m2)27.8 ± 5.627.8 ± 5.027.7 ± 5.827.9 ± 5.427.7 ± 5.5
Fasting glycemia (mmol/l)9.80 ± 4.069.54 ± 3.709.82 ± 4.119.39 ± 3.309.76 ± 4.04
A1C (%)8.07 ± 1.947.88 ± 2.138.10 ± 1.868.11 ± 1.678.01 ± 2.01
Cholesterol (mmol/l)5.65 ± 1.255.60 ± 1.425.67 ± 1.155.73 ± 1.455.63 ± 1.22
Triglycerides (mmol/l)2.07 ± 1.502.29 ± 1.811.90 ± 1.272.58 ± 1.87§1.95 ± 1.40
HDL cholesterol (mmol/l)1.19 ± 0.431.11 ± 0.391.22 ± 0.441.15 ± 0.381.19 ± 0.44
LDL cholesterol (mmol/l)4.05 ± 1.154.00 ± 1.194.06 ± 1.174.02 ± 1.234.05 ± 1.15
Nephropathy (%)43.948.551.554.142.5
  • Data are means ± SD, unless otherwise indicated.

  • *

    * P < 0.001;

  • P < 0.02;

  • P < 0.05 vs. patients without SMI.

  • §

    § P < 0.005 vs. patients without cardiac events.

  • Urinary albumin excretion rate was measured in 312 of the 370 patients.