Journal of Diabetes Research / 2014 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Cumulative Effects of Hypertension, Dyslipidemia, and Chronic Kidney Disease on Carotid Atherosclerosis in Chinese Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

Table 1

Demographic and ultrasonographic characteristics in Chinese subjects with type 2 diabetes with different numbers of atherosclerosis risk factors.

ParametersTotalGroups with different number of atherosclerosis risk factor value (Adjusted)
Group 1
0 ( )
Group 2
1 ( )
Group 3
≥2 ( )

Age, years
Gender (female/male), n 67/3911/627/2229/11
Presence of plaque, n 47419240.017*
Plaque score0.005*
Hypertension, n 602733
Dyslipidemia, n 652837
CKD, n 505
Coronary heart disease, n 1001
Stroke, n 3012
Blood glucose, mmol/L 0.921
HbA1c, % 0.981
Total cholesterol, mmol/L 0.080
HDL, mmol/L 0.814
LDL, mmol/L 0.124
Triglyceride, mmol/L 0.203
eGFR, mL/min per 1.73 m2 0.022*
IMT, m 0.624
DC, 1/KPa 0.441
CC, mm2/KPa 0.343
0.866
0.633
PWV, m/s 0.434

value (Adjusted) indicates significant difference after the adjustment of age and gender. CKD: Chronic kidney disease; eGFR: estimated glomerular filtration rate, IMT: intima-media thickness; DC: distensibility coefficient; CC: compliance coefficient; and PWV: pulse wave velocity.