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Table 5 Change rate of adipose-associated markers after treatment

From: The effect of dapagliflozin treatment on epicardial adipose tissue volume

  Dapagliflozin (n = 20) Conventional therapy (n = 20) p value, dapagliflozin vs. conventional
ΔEAT volume (cm3) − 16.4 ± 8.3** 4.7 ± 8.8 0.01
ΔTNF-α (pg/ml) − 0.5 ± 0.7** 0.03 ± 0.3 0.03
ΔPAI-1 (ng/ml) − 10.1 ± 18.8* − 2.0 ± 9.7 0.18
  1. EAT epicardial adipose tissue, TNF-α tumor necrosis factor-α, PAI-1 plasminogen activator inhibitor-1
  2. Data are expressed as mean ± SD. ** p < 0.05 compared with baseline of each group, * p < 0.1 compared with baseline of each group