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Table 1 Characteristics of studied population

From: Young adult obese subjects with and without insulin resistance: what is the role of chronic inflammation and how to weigh it non-invasively?

  IR Absent IR Present
  Mean SD Mean SD
AGE
(years)
19.5 2.4 19.2 3.3
HOMA 1.4 0.4 4.0 1.7
BMI 39.4 5.5 41.4 6.1
WC cm 118.9 13.0 121.7 10.5
  1. Body mass index (BMI); homeostasis model assessment of insulin resistance (HOMA); waist circumference (WC); insulin resistance (IR); P < 0.001; standard deviation (SD).