Journal of Diabetes Research / 2019 / Article / Tab 1

Clinical Study

The Effect of Shear Force on Skin Viability in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes

Table 1

Baseline characteristics of the participants ().

DM PNP-
()
DM PNP+
()
Control
()
value

Age (years)NS
Males (no) (%)6 (60.0)6 (60.0)5 (50.0)NS
LengthNS
WeightNS
BMI (kg/m2)NS
Blood pressure (systolic)NS
Blood pressure (diastolic)NS
VALK score: median (IQR)1.0 (0-2)12.5 (6.8-21.0)0 (0-0)Yes
Glucose (mmol/l)Yes
HbA1c (%)N.D.NS
CreatinineNS

DM PNP- indicates the diabetes mellitus without polyneuropathy group. DM PNP+ indicates the diabetes mellitus with polyneuropathy group. DM PNP- vs. control () and DM PNP+ vs. control (). DM PNP- vs. DM PNP+ () and DM PNP- vs. control ().