Table 1—

Baseline characteristics of study participants

GrazPragueLondon
Patients202020
Age (years)69 ± 767 ± 1168 ± 8
Female566
Caucasian202020
BMI (kg/m2)28.2 ± 4.927.0 ± 4.028.1 ± 5.8
Blood glucose at entry (mg/dl)157 ± 79162 ± 44146 ± 24
Type of surgery
    CABG13158
    Valve replacement5110
    CABG and valve replacement42
    Aortic replacement2
History of diabetes662
APACHE score10.1 ± 3.211.4 ± 4.512.7 ± 3.5
  • Data are means ± SD and n. CABG, coronary artery bypass grafting. APACHE, Acute Physiology and Chronic Health Evaluation.