Journal of Diabetes Research / 2019 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

The Association between Metabolic Syndrome and Morbid Events in Type 2 Diabetes after a 7-Year Community Management: Beijing Community Diabetes Study 17

Table 2

Clinical characteristics of the different groups after seven years of management.

Clinical measurementNon-MS group ()MS group () value

Body mass index (kg/m2)<0.001
Waist circumference (cm)<0.001
Neck circumference (cm)<0.001
Systolic blood pressure (mmHg)0.003
Diastolic blood pressure (mmHg)0.793
Fasting plasma glucose (mmol/l)0.168
Postprandial glucose (mmol/l)0.112
Hemoglobin A1c (%)0.084
Hemoglobin A1c (mmol/mol)0.084
Triglyceride (mmol/l)<0.001
Total cholesterol (mmol/l)0.117
High-density lipoprotein cholesterol (mmol/l)0.001
Low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (mmol/l)0.197
Uric acid (μmol/l)302 (235, 345)308 (252, 352)0.040
Urinary albumin excretion rate (μg/min)7.4 (5.7, 11.8)8.2 (5.7, 12.7)0.108

Values are expressed as or median (range). Diabetic duration and uric acid: median (range); the nonparametric test was used. MS: metabolic syndrome.