Table 1

Baseline characteristics and changes in risk factors from baseline to 1-year visit in men and women

nBaselineChange from baseline to one-year follow-upP value*
Men
    Age (years)91956.0 ± 9.9)
    FINDRISC score53616.6 ± 3.7
    Weight (kg)91995.8 ± 15.9−1.2 ± 5.3<0.0001
    BMI (kg/m2)*91430.9 ± 4.6−0.4 ± 1.5<0.0001
    Waist (cm)888107.3 ± 11.4−1.3 ± 4.9<0.0001
    Systolic blood pressure (mmHg)903141.0 ± 16.2−0.8 ± 14.80.0932
    Diastolic blood pressure (mmHg)90387.2 ± 9.6−1.5 ± 8.9<0.0001
    Total cholesterol (mmol/l)8225.06 ± 1.01−0.25 ± 0.86<0.0001
    HDL cholesterol (mmol/l)8141.25 ± 0.330.02 ± 0.220.0030
    LDL cholesterol (mmol/l)7793.03 ± 0.87−0.23 ± 0.76<0.0001
    Triglycerides (mmol/l)8111.80 ± 1.19−0.11 ± 1.120.0050
Women
    Age (years)1,87954.0 ± 10.7
    FINDRISC Score1,25917.2 ± 3.0
    Weight (kg)1,87983.8 ± 15.4−1.1 ± 5.8<0.0001
    BMI (kg/m2)1,87231.6 ± 5.4−0.4 ± 2.1<0.0001
    Waist (cm)1,82199.4 ± 12.4−1.3 ± 5.9<0.0001
    Systolic blood pressure (mmHg)1,845138.4 ± 17.8−1.9 ± 14.8<0.0001
    Diastolic blood pressure (mmHg)1,84585.3 ± 9.2−1.6 ± 8.4<0.0001
    Total cholesterol (mmol/l)1,6585.24 ± 0.95−0.14 ± 0.79<0.0001
    HDL cholesterol (mmol/l)1,6391.50 ± 0.430.04 ± 0.31<0.0001
    LDL cholesterol (mmol/l)1,6163.07 ± 0.86−0.16 ± 0.76<0.0001
    Triglycerides (mmol/l)1,6321.48 ± 0.77−0.03 ± 0.640.0769
  • Data are means ± SD.

  • *P value for ANCOVA comparing the mean at follow-up to the mean at baseline; analyses were adjusted for age.