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Table 3 Correlation between measures of exercise capacity and glycemic control/insulin resistance

From: Insulin levels and HOMA index are associated with exercise capacity in patients with type 2 diabetes and coronary artery disease

  HbA1c(%) Glucose (mmol/L) Insulin$(pmol/L) HOMA2-IR
VO2peak (mL/kg/min) r = -0.135 r = -0.140 r = -0.245 r = -0.328
p = 0.117 p = 0.106 p = 0.010 p < 0.001
AT (mL/kg/min) r = -0.141 r = -0.123 r = -0.225 r = -0.200
p = 0.144 p = 0.208 p = 0.036 p = 0.048
  1. $ Patients on insulin treatment excluded. AT; anaerobic threshold.