Table 1—

Comparisons between normoalbuminuria and microalbuminuria by sex

VariablesMen
Women
NormoalbuminuriaMicroalbuminuriaNormoalbuminuriaMicroalbuminuria
n181101165121
Age (years)61.1 ± 11.165.7 ± 12.464.0 ± 9.965.1 ± 10.6
Diabetic duration (years)10.0 ± 7.310.9 ± 7.110.8 ± 7.211.2 ± 7.0
Fasting plasma glucose (mg/dl)167.7 ± 58.1181.5 ± 79.1169.7 ± 63.6186.1 ± 71.8*
A1C (%)8.2 ± 2.08.4 ± 2.08.2 ± 2.08.7 ± 2.1*
sBP (mmHg)132.9 ± 15.5136.9 ± 16.1*135.8 ± 14.8141.2 ± 18.1
dBP (mmHg)85.9 ± 8.088.4 ± 7.7*86.3 ± 8.489.2 ± 8.7
BMI (kg/m2)25.3 ± 3.024.9 ± 3.224.5 ± 3.525.3 ± 4.0
Waist circumference (cm)89.9 ± 8.189.7 ± 8.787.1 ± 10.490.1 ± 10.4*
WHR0.95 ± 0.050.96 ± 0.060.93 ± 0.080.95 ± 0.08*
WHeiR0.54 ± 0.050.55 ± 0.060.57 ± 0.070.59 ± 0.07
Ln(ACR) (μg/mg)2.3 ± 0.74.3 ± 0.62.5 ± 0.64.3 ± 0.6
Calculated CCr (ml/min)75.8 ± 27.064.7 ± 27.261.2 ± 17.459.3 ± 24.1
  • Data are means ± SD.

  • *

    * P < 0.05;

  • P < 0.01;

  • 0.05 < P < 0.1.