Table 2: The general information and laboratory data of the new diagnosed diabetic patients at each time point of OGTT.

OGTT time (hours)0123P value

Participants (M/F)38 (18/20)38 (18/20)38 (18/20)38 (18/20)
Plasma glucose (mM)7.4 ± 1.7 11.8 ± 3.717.5 ± 4.610.3 ± 2.7 < 0.01
Insulin levels (mIU/L)9.2 ± 6.2 17.3 ± 10.440.2 ± 26.127.5 ± 16.7 < 0.01
Saliva flow rate (mL/min)2.4 ± 1.12.5 ± 0.92.6 ± 1.02.5 ± 1.2 > 0.05
Serum resistin (ng/mL)12.3 ± 2.711.9 ± 4.612.4 ± 5.111.4 ± 4.1 > 0.05
Saliva resistin (ng/mL)3.4 ± 0.4#3.1 ± 0.7#3.8 ± 1.1#3.9 ± 0.8# > 0.05

Results are displayed as mean values ± standard deviation.
# 𝑃 < 0 . 0 1 : comparison between serum resistin level and saliva resistin level at each time point of OGTT.