Table 2—

Data of Fig. 2

Groups12345
A1C (%)<6.56.5–6.97–7.98–8.9≥9
Patients tested3017322426
Mean glucose concentrations (mmol/l)
    Over daytime postmeal period*6.4 (6.1–6.7)7.7 (7.0–8.4)8.0 (7.6–8.5)9.5 (8.7–10.3)11.4 (10.5–12.3)
    Over morning periods7.0 (6.7–7.5)7.5 (6.8–8.3)9.3 (8.7–10.0) 10.2 (9.5–10.9)12.2 (11.1–13.4)
    Over nocturnal fasting periods§5.6 (5.3–5.9)6.0 (5.4–6.7)6.3 (5.7–6.9)8.4 (7.7–9.3)10.3 (9.3–11.3)
  • Data are geometric mean (95% CI) or n.

  • *

    * Data from breakfast to midnight.

  • Mean glucose concentration of the group significantly different from the following.

  • Data from 1 h before breakfast to 2 h after breakfast.

  • §

    § Data from midnight to breakfast.