Table 4

Average value, SD, difference of baseline average values and at 30 and 60 days of insulin, HOMA RI and HOMA by gender
Variable Evaluation time Average ± SD Difference between averages by gender
T0/T30 T30/T60 T0/T60
Female Male p Female Male Female Male Female Male
Insulin (μUI/mL) T0 7.97 ± 3.18 4.52 ± 2.81 0.004 1.00 ± 2.88 -2.53 ± 2.73 -0.42 ± 3.24 1.31 ± 2.14 0.74 ± 3.83 -1.00 ± 1.47
T30 6,86 ± 3.25 6.89 ± 4.87 0.923 p = 0.146 p = 0.006 p = 0.578 p = 0.047 p = 0.412 p = 0.031
T60 7.20 ± 4.19 5.54 ± 4.06 0.662
HOMA IR T0 3.17 ± 1.65 1.76 ± 1.54 0.006 0.95 ± 1.31 -0.77 ± 1.17 0.21 ± 1.23 0.77 ± 1.09 1,21 ± 1,62 0.08 ± 0.49
T30 2.28 ± 1.12 2,61 ± 2.46 0.684 p = 0.005 p = 0.035 p = 0.465 p = 0.026 p = 0.004 p = 0.584
T60 2.04 ± 1.34 1.75 ± 1.65 0.907
HOMA Beta T0 36.84 ± 22.78 21.54 ± 12.23 0.037 -4.37 ± 19,69 -16.77 ± 16.70 -22.58 ± 40.21 -4.61 ± 25.47 -26.95 ± 41.07 -21.38 ± 19.59
T30 41.21 ± 27.48 38.31 ± 23.57 0.611 p = 0.346 p = 0.003 p = 0.025 p = 0.526 p = 0.010 p = 0.001
T60 63.79 ± 51.22 42.92 ± 27.92 0.259

P ≤ 0.05 = significance level; n = 32; SD = Standard Deviation; T0 = baseline time; T30 = 30 days; T60 = 60 days; HOMA IR = Homeostasis Model Assessment-insulin resistance; HOMA Beta.

de Queiroz et al.

de Queiroz et al. Nutrition Journal 2012 11:89   doi:10.1186/1475-2891-11-89

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