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Table 2 Brachial artery vascular measurements

From: Circulating levels of mitochondrial uncoupling protein 2, but not prohibitin, are lower in humans with type 2 diabetes and correlate with brachial artery flow-mediated dilation

 Total study population (N = 107)Healthy controls (N = 52)Type 2 DM (N = 55)P-value T2DM vs. control
Resting diameter (mm)3.72 ± 0.723.66 ± 0.753.81 ± 0.690.29
Resting flow velocity (m/s)0.54 ± 0.140.53 ± 0.130.56 ± 0.150.32
Hyperemic flow velocity (m/s)0.99 ± 0.261.01 ± 0.250.97 ± 0.260.45
Absolute flow mediated dilation (mm)0.20 ± 0.090.26 ± 0.060.12 ± 0.06< 0.001
Nitroglycerin Mediated Dilation (mm)a0.75 ± 0.250.85 ± 0.250.68 ± 0.22< 0.001
  1. aN = 39 healthy controls and N = 49 T2DM subjects