Table 1—

Demographic variables for the three study groups

Study 1Study 2Study 3
Age (years)37.5 ± 0.9 (23–59)50 ± 11 (28–75)39.4 ± 10.4 (25–61)
Disease duration (years)19.7 ± 9.9 (2–46)10 ± 9 (1–35)20.2 ± 10.7 (1–52)
Mean blood glucose (mmol/l)9.6 ± 1.8 (4.7–16.9)9.7 ± 3.7 (5.9–23.9)9.3 ± 5.1 (1.1–33.3)
HbA1c (%)8.6 ± 2.3 (6.3–16.9)*6.9 ± 1 (7–14)7.6 ± 1.2 (4.0–12.6)
BMI (kg/m2)NA34 ± 10 (19–65)25.4 ± 4.4 (17.7–41.2)
% female624257
% using insulin10058100
  • Data are means ± SD (range) unless otherwise noted.

  • *

    * HbA1c estimate based on HbA1 assay.