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Table 1 Descriptive data of patients enrolled in the study before joining exercise program.

From: Is exercise a therapeutic tool for improvement of cardiovascular risk factors in adolescents with type 1 diabetes mellitus? A randomised controlled trial

Variable Group A Group B Group C P-value
no. 48 75 73  
Age (years) 15 ± 2.35 14.7 ± 2.2 14.5 ± 2.4 0.94
D.M. duration (years) 4.9 ± 1.9 3.6 ± 1.8 5.5 ± 2 0.04
Hypoglycemia (times/month) 4.5 ± 3.43 4.8 ± 5.3 4 ± 4.75 0.88
weight (percentile) 64.2 ± 25.7 77.6 ± 20.9 77.4 ± 16.7 0.95
BMI (SDS) 0.7 ± 0.5 0.77 ± 0.34 0.69 ± 0.48 0.99
SBP (mmHg) 35 ± 17.4 67.75 ± 19.9 68.2 ±18.7 0.09
DBP (mmHg) 49 ± 21.3 61.5 ± 21.1 57.6 ± 24.4 0.79
Waist circumference (cm) 64.5 ± 11.2 64.6 ± 9.1 69.7 ± 12.9 0.37
Insulin dose (unit/Kg/day) 1.2 ± 0.37 1.16 ± 0.3 1.2 ± 0.4 0.93
HbA1c (%) 8.3 ± 2.1 8.9 ± 1.4 8.9 ± 1.6 0.55
LDL-C (mg/dl) 94.3 ± 22.8 101.2 ± 37.8 132.2 ± 34 0.01
HDL-C (mg/dl) 39.8 ± 5.4 46.3 ± 12.8 36 ± 5.5 0.01
TG (mg/dl) 151.9 ± 31.8 121.7 ± 41.2 176 ± 37.1 0.001
Cholesterol (mg/dl) 195 ± 21.5 171.8 ± 55.1 197 ± 27.7 0.18