TMT result
Characteristic Category Positive (n=34) Negative (n=90) Inconclusive (n=37)
Age (yrs)*† (Mean ± SD)   53.56 ± 7.41 48.71 ± 8.72 48.51 ± 8.48
Sex (%) Male 19 (55.88%) 60 (66.67%) 18 (48.65%)
  Female 15 (44.12%) 30 (33.33%) 19 (51.35%)
Duration of diabetes (months)* (Mean ± SD)   74.79 ± 48.2 47.41 ± 31.66 58.66 ± 39.22
Family history‡ (%) None 17 (50%) 67 (74.44%) 29 (78.38%)
  IHD 17 (50%) 23 (25.55%) 8 (21.62%)
Personal history (%) None 23 (67.65%) 64 (71.11%) 27 (72.97%)
  Smoker/Alcoholic/Both 11 (32.35%) 26 (28.89%) 10 (27.02%)
Diet (%) Vegetarian 6 (17.65%) 21 (23.33%) 7 (18.92%)
  Mixed 28 (82.35%) 69 (76.67%) 30 (81.08%)
Activity (%) Sedentary 14 (41.18%) 35 (38.89%) 16 (43.24%)
  Moderate 18 (52.94%) 42 (46.67%) 15 (40.54%)
  Heavy 2 (5.88%) 13 (14.44%) 6 (16.22%)
BMI (Kg/m2) (Mean ± SD)   25.62 ± 4.21 24.33 ± 4.34 24.46 ± 4.36
*Comparison of characteristic between TMT positive and negative groups resulting into P<0.05 as per Student’s t-test
†Comparison of characteristic between TMT positive and inconclusive groups resulting into P<0.05 as per Student’s t-test
‡Comparison of characteristic between TMT positive and negative groups resulting into P<0.05 as per Chi-square test
Table 1: Descriptive statistics for general characteristics of study population according to TMT results (n=161).