Table 1 : Characteristics of the Study Populationa


Characteristic Hispanic
Cohort (n=14)
Non-Hispanic 
Controls (n=12)
p value

Age (yr)b 45 (11) 47 (7) NS
Latin American Origin
Mexico
Central America
South America
Carribean

3
4
2
5
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
Female/Male 4/10 6/6 NS
Weight (kg) 80 (13) 72 (17) NS
Body Surface Area (m2) 1.88 (0.19) 1.83 (0.25) NS
Serum Creatinine (mg/dL) 0.71 (0.14) 0.84 (0.12) 0.03
CLcr (mL/min) 145 (33) 102 (21) <0.001
Estimated GFR (mL/min) 134 (26) 104 (27) 0.0146
Measured GFR (mL/min) 141 (24) - -
Hemoglobin A1C (%) 9.1 (3.1) - -
Urinary albumin:creatinine (ACR, mcg/mgC) 24 (42) - -
Blood glucose (fasting,mg/dL) 188 ± 74 - -

aN=26
bContinuous data are presented as mean (SD).

Dowling C et al.Journal of Diabetes Research and Clinical Metabolism  2012 1:22DOI : 10.7243/2050-0866-1-22