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Table 2 TEG results of the seven viscoelastic parameters assessing the efficiency of coagulation in naïve whole blood samples of healthy (n = 44) and diabetic (n = 26) volunteers

From: Platelet activity and hypercoagulation in type 2 diabetes

Parameter Healthy individuals (n = 51) Diabetic individuals (n = 36) p-value
R-value 8.2 [7–9.8] 6.6 [4.7–8.4] 0.001
K 2.8 [2.2–3] 1.9 [1.6–2.5] 0.0004
A (angle) 59.7 [51.9–64] 68.8 [63.3–72.2] < 0.0001
MA 58.8 [55.1–63.6] 66.1 [60.5–71.1] 0.0001
MRTG 4.6 [4.2–5.8] 7.4 [5.7–10.4] < 0.0001
TMRTG 11.9 [9.8–13.6] 9.4 [7.9–12.1] 0.003
TTG 715.1 [616.9–877] 978.1 [774.8–1222] 0.0001
  1. Data expressed as means and interquartile ranges. Parameters were compared using the non-parametric Mann–Whitney test