Table 4

Mean (SD) dietary quality index scores for T2DM and control groups
T2DM Controls Pvalue
Mean SD N Mean SD N
Dietary quality index
Mediterranean diet score1 3.4 1.3 39 4.8 1.8 41 <0.001
Alternate mediterranean diet score1 3.3 1.5 39 4.2 1.8 41 0.022
Healthy diet indicator1 2.6 2.3 39 3.3 1.1 41 0.001
Alternate healthy eating index 40.2 10.8 39 41.9 11.7 41 0.513

T2DM type 2 diabetes mellitus, SD standard deviation, N subject numbers.

1 Non-parametric 2-sided t-test analysis. All other p-values obtained by independent 2-sided t-test analyses between T2DM group and control group.

Subject numbers may vary due to missing data.

Statistically significant (P < 0.05).

Murray et al.

Murray et al. Nutrition Journal 2013 12:110   doi:10.1186/1475-2891-12-110

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