Table 2—

Characteristics of 64-year-old women by glucose tolerance at two examinations with a preliminary diabetes diagnosis at the first examination

VariableDiabetes/NGTDiabetes/IGTNew diabetesKnown diabetes
n4577119122
Fasting hours11.9 ± 1.212.4 ± 1.612.1 ± 1.79.9 ± 4.6
Heredity52% (22/42)47% (35/74)48% (53/111)52% (44/84)
Weight (kg)70.9 ± 9.973.8 ± 14.977.5 ± 12.780.0 ± 15.2
Height (cm)165.2 ± 5.8164.0 ± 6.2163.7 ± 6.1163 ± 5.5
BMI (kg/m2)26.0 ± 3.127.4 ± 5.028.9 ± 4.430.1 ± 5.5
Waist (cm)88.1 ± 8.590.8 ± 12.096.4 ± 11.1101 ± 13.5
Hip (cm)101.3 ± 6.4104.7 ± 9.6*107.1 ± 9.6109.3 ± 11.8
WHR0.87 ± 0.060.87 ± 0.070.90 ± 0.070.92 ± 0.07
Systolic blood pressure (mmHg)153 ± 20.9156 ± 22.2158 ± 20.7148 ± 21.3
Diastolic blood pressure (mmHg)84 ± 7.986 ± 9.289 ± 9.178 ± 10.1
Heart rate (bpm)70 ± 1071 ± 1073 ± 1169 ± 11
  • Data are means ± SD unless otherwise indicated.

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    * P < 0.05, diabetes/IGT compared with diabetes/NGT;

  • P < 0.05, new diabetes compared with diabetes/IGT.