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Table 1 Clinical characteristics of study subjects

From: Low muscle quality in Japanese type 2 diabetic patients with visceral fat accumulation

n (males/females) 183 (126/57)
Age (years) 64.7 ± 12.6
Duration of diabetes (years) 9 (3–21)
BMI (kg/m2) 25.3 ± 4.7
WC (cm) 93.8 ± 12.9
 Males 93.1 ± 13.0
 Females 95.2 ± 12.8
eVFA (cm2) 137.7 ± 57.8
 Males 145.2 ± 60.0
 Females 121.0 ± 49.2
Grip strength (kg) 23.5 ± 9.5
 Males 27.5 ± 8.1
 Females 14.8 ± 6.1
Skeletal mass index (kg/m2) 7.1 ± 1.2
 Males 7.5 ± 1.0
 Females 6.1 ± 1.1
Systolic BP (mmHg) 131.7 ± 19.3
Diastolic BP (mmHg) 76.4 ± 12.0
HbA1c (%) 9.5 ± 2.1
Serum C-peptide (ng/ml) 1.8 ± 1.3
ALT (U/l) 31.2 ± 31.1
UA (mg/dl) 5.3 ± 1.6
eGFR (ml/min) 67.3 ± 28.3
HDL-C (mg/dl) 46.1 ± 16.8
TG (mg/dl) 148 (105–217)
LDL-C (mg/dl) 106.5 ± 36.8
hs-CRP (mg/dl) 0.12 (0.06–0.35)
Adiponectin (μg/ml) 7.3 (4.6–11.3)
BNP (pg/ml) 15.7 (7.7–35.3)
CCA max IMT (mm) 0.9 ± 0.5
PWV (m/s) 1810 ± 379
MCV (m/s) 49.5 ± 4.4
Hypertension 68%
Hyperuricemia 26%
Dyslipidemia 86%
Fatty liver 58% (105/180)
Cardiovascular disease 34%
  1. Data are presented as mean ± SD, or median (interquartile range), or frequency % (number of subjects)
  2. BMI body mass index, WC waist circumference, eVFA estimated visceral fat area, BP blood pressure, ALT alanine transaminase, UA uric acid, eGFR estimated glomerular filtration rate, HDL-C HDL cholesterol, TG triglyceride, LDL-C LDL cholesterol, hs-CRP high sensitive C-reactive protein, BNP brain natriuretic peptide, CCA common carotid artery, IMT intima-media thickness, PWV pulse wave velocity, MCV motor nerve conduction velocity