Whole Sample      
  (n=15) HIT-Group (n=8) CMT-Group (n=7)  
  Mean ( ±  SEM) Mean ( ±  SEM) Mean ( ±  SEM) p value
Gender (M/F) 11/4 6/2 5/2  
Age (years) 59.6 ± 1.5 59.6 ± 2.0 59.6 ± 2.3 0.98
Height (cm) 174.5 ± 1.5 174.3 ± 2.6 174.7 ± 1.5 0.82
Weight (kg) 90.2 ± 3.7 84.9 ± 4.6 96.1 ± 5.3 0.13
Body mass index (kg/m2) 29.5 ± 1.0 27.8 ± 1.0 31.5 ± 1.6 0.07
Systolic blood pressure (mmHg) 130 ± 2 130 ± 3 131 ± 3 0.86
Diastolic blood pressure (mmHg) 79 ± 1 78 ± 2 80 ± 2 0.36
Resting heart rate (beat/min) 82 ± 3 81 ± 2 82 ± 7 0.41
Waist-to-hip ratio 1.05 ± 0.3 1.05 ± 0.3 1.04 ± 0.1 0.71
Duration of diabetes (years) 9 ± 1 11 ± 2 7 ± 2 0.12
Serum creatinine (μmol/l) 0.86 ± 0.3 0.90 ± 0.1 0.81 ± 0.4 0.73
FEV1 (L) 3.5 ± 0.1 3.8 ± 0.2 4.1 ± 0.1 0.47
FEVC (L) 3.9 ± 0.2 3.6 ± 0.3 3.5 ± 0.3 0.97
FEV1/FVC (%) 90.0 ± 3.0 93.0 ± 5.2 86.5 ± 2.2 0.29
Data are presented as mean ± SEM. Forced expiratory volume in 1 second (FEV1), Forced expiratory vital capacity (FEVC). P value (unpairedt-test) for differences between HIT and CMT group
Table 1: Baseline characteristics of the study population.