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Table 1 General, anthropometric, metabolic and hormone parameters in subjects studied (n = 42)

From: Para- and perirenal ultrasonographic fat thickness is associated with 24-hours mean diastolic blood pressure levels in overweight and obese subjects

Age (years) 44.8 ± 9.3
Body mass index (kg/ m−2) 33.3 ± 4.3
Waist circumference (cm) 108.5 ± 11.2
Fasting blood glucose (mg/dl) 87.3 ± 8.3
Fasting insulin (μUI/ml) 16.0 ± 8.1
HOMAIR 3.48 ± 1.91
24-h urine aldosterone (μg/24 h) 16.1 ± 6.64
Office systolic BP (mmHg) 137.0 ± 11.3
Office diastolic BP (mmHg) 88.3 ± 8.9
24-h mean systolic BP (mmHg) 131.8 ± 10.5
24-h mean diastolic BP (mmHg) 82.4 ± 8.5
Diurnal systolic BP (mmHg) 135.8 ± 10.5
Diurnal diastolic BP (mmHg) 85.8 ± 8.5
Nocturnal systolic BP (mmHg) 120.7 ± 13.5
Nocturnal diastolic BP (mmHg) 73.3 ± 9.9
PUFT (mm) 25.0 ± 8.1
  1. Data are expressed as mean ± standard deviation
  2. PUFT para- and perirenal ultrasonographic fat thickness