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TABLE 1

Demographic characteristics of the study population

VariableLeanOverweightObese
n 20 25 20 
Age (years) 56 ± 3 57 ± 4 58 ± 4 
BMI (kg/m223.1 ± 1.4 27.3 ± 1.4* 35.2 ± 3.9* 
Waist circumference (cm) 72 ± 18 88 ± 10* 102 ± 10* 
Body fat (%) 29 ± 3 34 ± 3* 41 ± 4* 
ABPMsystolic daytime (mmHg) 118 ± 9 128 ± 14 136 ± 15* 
ABPMdiastolic daytime (mmHg) 74 ± 6 80 ± 8 82 ± 8* 
Mean daily heart rate (min−174 ± 5 81 ± 8* 82 ± 8* 
Total cholesterol (mmol/l) 5.4 ± 1.1 5.5 ± 0.7 5.5 ± 0.7 
HDL cholesterol (mmol/l) 1.5 ± 0.4 1.4 ± 0.3 1.3 ± 0.3 
LDL cholesterol (mmol/l) 3.5 ± 1.0 3.7 ± 0.8 3.7 ± 0.8 
Triglycerides (mmol/l) 1.0 ± 0.4 1.0 ± 0.4 1.3 ± 0.6 
Glucose (mmol/l) 4.9 ± 0.6 5.1 ± 0.5 5.4 ± 0.5* 
Insulin (mU/l) 3.0 ± 1.8 3.6 ± 1.7 6.6 ± 3.3* 
HOMA index 0.7 ± 0.4 0.9 ± 0.4 1.6 ± 0.9* 
VariableLeanOverweightObese
n 20 25 20 
Age (years) 56 ± 3 57 ± 4 58 ± 4 
BMI (kg/m223.1 ± 1.4 27.3 ± 1.4* 35.2 ± 3.9* 
Waist circumference (cm) 72 ± 18 88 ± 10* 102 ± 10* 
Body fat (%) 29 ± 3 34 ± 3* 41 ± 4* 
ABPMsystolic daytime (mmHg) 118 ± 9 128 ± 14 136 ± 15* 
ABPMdiastolic daytime (mmHg) 74 ± 6 80 ± 8 82 ± 8* 
Mean daily heart rate (min−174 ± 5 81 ± 8* 82 ± 8* 
Total cholesterol (mmol/l) 5.4 ± 1.1 5.5 ± 0.7 5.5 ± 0.7 
HDL cholesterol (mmol/l) 1.5 ± 0.4 1.4 ± 0.3 1.3 ± 0.3 
LDL cholesterol (mmol/l) 3.5 ± 1.0 3.7 ± 0.8 3.7 ± 0.8 
Triglycerides (mmol/l) 1.0 ± 0.4 1.0 ± 0.4 1.3 ± 0.6 
Glucose (mmol/l) 4.9 ± 0.6 5.1 ± 0.5 5.4 ± 0.5* 
Insulin (mU/l) 3.0 ± 1.8 3.6 ± 1.7 6.6 ± 3.3* 
HOMA index 0.7 ± 0.4 0.9 ± 0.4 1.6 ± 0.9* 

All data were normally distributed and are presented as mean ± SD. ABPM, 24-h ambulatory blood pressure measurement. Group comparison by ANOVA followed by Bonferroni’s multiple t test.

*

P < 0.05 vs. lean group;

P < 0.05 vs. overweight group.

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