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Table 1 Demographic and clinical characteristics of diabetic patients, overweight subjects and healthy controls

From: Prehypertension in adolescents with cardiovascular risk: a comparison between type 1 diabetic patients and overweight subjects

Variables Diabetics Overweight subjects p value Healthy controls p value
Age (years) (M ± SD) 15.4 ± 2.3 14.5 ± 2.9 ns 15.2 ± 2.7 ns
Sex M/F (%) 32/16 (66.7/33.3) 33/15 (67.8/31.2) ns 38/10 (79.1/20.9) ns
BMI (kg/m2) 20.1 ± 3.8 31.9 ± 3.38 <0.001 21.3 ± 3.31 ns
Diabetes duration (years) 8 ± 3.2
HbA1c (%) 7.9 ± 1.06 4.9 ± 0.35 <0.001 4.7 ± 0.42 <0.001
Total cholesterol (mg/dL) 153.4 ± 30.3 171.9 ± 15.5 <0.01 146.9 ± 26.3 ns
Albuminuria (mg/day) 3.5 ± 7
Albuminuria (n of patients) 13 (27 %)