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Table 2 Oxygen consumption (VO2), carbon dioxide production (VCO2) and respiratory exchange ratio (RER) among diabetic and non-diabetic participants

From: Resting metabolic rate in obese diabetic and obese non-diabetic subjects and its relation to glycaemic control

  VO2 VCO2 RER
Parameter Diabetic Non-diabetic Diabetic Non-diabetic Diabetic Non-diabetic
N = 40 N = 40 N = 40 N = 40 N = 40 N = 40
Minimum 153.0 143.0 155.0 129.0 0.7 0.8
Maximum 311.0 261.0 309.0 228.0 1.2 1.1
Mean 209.9 192.4 191.4 178.3 0.93 0.93
SD 42.7 28.1 35.0 22.5 0.16 0.11
CI 196.2-223.5 183.4-201.4 180.2-202.6 171.1-185.5 0.88-0.98 0.90-0.97
P value 0.034 0.050 0.868