Table 2

Characteristics of study participants
SAPPHIRe Subjects for adipose tissue sampling
N 1,134 48
Age (year) 48.39 ± 9.05 29.10 ± 8.24
Male sex (%) 46.83 14.89
BMI (kg/m2) 24.98 ± 3.44 40.93 ± 5.15
Waist circumference (cm) 83.59 ± 10.43 116.8 ± 10.79
Fasting glucose (mg/dl) 88.57 ± 10.61 105.3 ± 48.9
Fasting insulin 7.43 ± 5.58 21.6 ± 15.3
SBP (mmHg) 127.7 ± 24.15 124.6 ± 11.9
DBP (mmHg) 76.53 ± 13.38 76.3 ± 9.46
Triglycerides (mg/dl) 121.8 ± 76.25 214.8 ± 342.5
Total cholesterol (mg/dl) 185.9 ± 39.35 199.0 ± 31.1
HDL-cholesterol (mg/dl) 44.77 ± 12.23 43.61 ± 12.07
LDL-cholesterol (mg/dl) 117.59 ± 37.87 132.8 ± 33.97

Data are presented as mean ± S.D. BMI, body mass index; SBP, systolic blood pressure; DBP, diastolic blood pressure.

Chang et al.

Chang et al. BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2012 12:58   doi:10.1186/1471-2261-12-58

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