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Table 1 Table 1

From: Type 2 diabetes mellitus in children: are we ‘treating’ them right?

  At presentation At last visit
Mean Age: 11.79 years old (7-17) 15.3 years old (8.9-22)
Mean Weight: 61kg 70.4kg
Mean BMI (SDS): 28kgm2 (+2.62) 28.5kgm2 (+1.91)
Mean WC: 97.0cm 94.3 cm
Mean HbA1c: 11.2% (7.4-16%) 9.7% (5.4-14.4%)
Metformin: 56% (21/37) 92% (34/37)
Insulin: 32%(12/37)
** mainly due to ketosis at diagnosis
32% (12/37)
** mainly due to poor BG control
Dsylipidemia 92% (22/24 screened) 87% (21/24 screened)
Fatty Liver: Not screened at diagnosis 80% (8/10 screened)
Nephropathy: Not screened at diagnosis 24% (9/37)
Hypertension 24% (9/37) 8% (3/37)
Retinopathy: Not screened at diagnosis 1 had early changes of diabetes retinopathy