International Journal of Endocrinology / 2018 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Limited Joint Mobility Progression in Type 1 Diabetes: A 15-Year Follow-Up Study

Table 1

Clinical characteristics of diabetic patients ().

BaselineFollow-up

Age (years)27.4 (12.5)42.9 (12.3)
Female sex19 (51.4)19 (51.4)
Age at diabetes diagnosis (years)19.8 (10.6)19.8 (10.6)
Duration of diabetes (years)7.7 (6.1)22.6 (5.9)
BMI (kg/m2)23.0 (3.0)26.6 (4.0)
Systolic blood pressure (mmHg)118.8 (14.6)126.6 (19.5)
Diastolic blood pressure (mmHg)71.1 (9.1)72.1 (10.9)
HbA1 (%)11.2 (1.7)
HbA1c (%)8.1 (1.5)a
Insulin dose (U/kg)0.75 (0.18)0.83 (0.17)
Smoking5 (13.5)8 (21.6)
Hypertension6 (16.2)9 (24.3)
Dyslipidemia2 (5.4)8 (21.6)
Retinopathy13 (35.1)18 (48.6)
Microalbuminuria7 (18.9)16 (43.2)b

Values are mean (SD) or number of patients (%). BMI: body mass index; amean HbA1c values of the last 10 years of follow-up; btwo patients showed macroalbuminuria at the end of follow-up.

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