Table 1

Baseline characteristics of participants in the OGTT

NoncarriersCarriersP
n1415
Age (years)52 ± 955 ± 130.51
Men7 (50)9 (60)0.59
BMI24.9 ± 2.924.7 ± 2.80.89
Cholesterol (mmol/l)
    Total4.99 ± 1.204.50 ± 0.920.23
    LDL3.09 ± 0.973.22 ± 0.830.71
    HDL1.57 ± 0.400.70 ± 0.30<0.001
Triglycerides (mmol/l)0.68 [0.44–0.92]0.75 [0.53–2.14]0.17
Fasting glucose (mmol/l)5.2 ± 0.55.1 ± 1.20.76
Fasting insulin (pmol/l)43 ± 2048 ± 350.62
HOMA index1.44 ± 0.711.65 ± 1.300.60
History of CAD0 (0)3 (20)0.08
History of diabetes0 (0)0 (0)N/A
Family history of diabetes1 (7)0 (0)0.29
Smokers2 (14)2 (13)0.94
Medication use
    Statins1 (7)5 (33)0.08
    Hormone replacement therapy1 (7)0 (0)0.29
    Thiazides0 (0)0 (0)N/A
    β-Blockers1 (7)1 (7)0.96
  • Data are means ± SD, n (%), or median [IQR].