Table 2

Laboratory Variables Stratified by Fasting Blood Glucoselegend legend

VariableFasting Blood Glucose (mmol/l)p Value
≤4.9 (n = 21)>4.9 (n = 21)
T-Cholesterol (mmol/l)4.29 ± 0.724.55 ± 0.640.25
LDL-C (mmol/l)2.50 ± 0.672.79 ± 0.640.18
HDL-C (mmol/l)1.10 ± 0.201.0 ± 0.200.19
TG (mmol/l)3.43 ± 2.124.21 ± 3.360.23
Apo A-I (mmol/l)3.36 ± 0.493.15 ± 0.280.22
Apo B (mmol/l)2.22 ± 0.722.40 ± 0.49< 0.05
Fibrinogen (mmol/l)7.42 ± 0.907.88 ± 1.990.49
PLT count (×103/μL)198 ± 50195 ± 500.79
Glucose (mmol/l)4.4 ± 0.36.7 ± 1.8< 0.0001
Insulin (pmol/l)108 ± 66168 ± 660.01
  • legend Values are expressed as mean ± SD.

  • legend Apo = apolipoprotein; HDL-C = high-density lipoprotein cholesterol; LDL-C = low-density lipoprotein cholesterol; PLT = platelets; T-Cholesterol = total cholesterol; TG = triglycerides.