Table 4—

C-statistics of the ROC curves of the association with each diabetes complication of the metabolic syndrome diagnosed with the AHA/NHLBI or IDF criteria in patients with type 2 diabetes

AHA/NHLBI-diagnosed metabolic syndrome
IDF-diagnosed metabolic syndrome
Male subjectsFemale subjectsMale subjectsFemale subjects
Retinopathy0.7070.7190.7080.719
Nephropathy0.6700.6230.6690.619
Neuropathy0.6840.6920.6830.691
Cardiovascular0.6650.6810.6710.68
  • No statistical differences between AHA/NHLBI and IDF metabolic syndrome were detected.