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Table 2 Pooled analysis of blood glucose profile and HbA1c between post-meal exercise group and one-time daily exercise group

From: Impact of post-meal and one-time daily exercise in patient with type 2 diabetes mellitus: a randomized crossover study

Blood glucose (mmol/L) Post-meal exercise n = 64 One-time daily exercise n = 64
Day 1 Day 30 Day 60 p value Day 1 Day 30 Day 60 p value
4 a.m. 6.4 (5.6–8.3) 5.9 (4.9–6.7) 5.4 (4.9–5.9) <0.001* 5.5 (4.8–6.6) 6.1 (5.9–7.1) 6.2 (5.7–6.6) <0.001*
FPG 7.2 (6.0–7.1) 6.7 (6.0–7.1) 6.2 (5.8–6.9) <0.001* 6.2 (5.8–7.4) 6.9 (6.5–7.8) 7.2 (6.6–7.6) <0.001*
PBG 9.9 (8.2–12.1) 8.7 (7.6–9.9) 7.6 (7.1–8.7) <0.001* 7.6 (7.1–9.7) 8.2 (7.7–8.3) 8.9 (8.1–11.1) <0.001*
PLG 10.9 (8.7–12.7) 8.5 (7.8–10.3) 7.9 (7.3–8.7) <0.001* 8.3 (7.3–10.3) 8.9 (8.1–10.7) 9.5 (8.4–10.9) <0.001*
PDG 10.4 (8.7–12.4) 8.9 (7.5–10.4) 7.8 (7.3–8.9) <0.001* 7.9 (7.2–10.6) 9.3 (8.4–11.1) 9.6 (8.5–11.2) <0.001*
HbA1C (%) 7.9 (6.5–8) 7.0 (6.4–7.9) <0.001* 7.6 (6.8–8.1) 7.7 (7.2–8.6) <0.001*
  1. All values are expressed as median and interquartile range
  2. FPG fasting plasma glucose, PBG post-breakfast glucose, PLG Post-lunch glucose, PDG Post-dinner glucose
  3. * Significant difference from baseline