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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).