Parameter Metabolic Syndrome P1 value
Yes (n=17) No  (n=60)  
Weight (kg) 74.0 ± 11.7 62.6 ± 11.0 <0.001
BMI (Kg/m2) 29.8 ± 4.2 25.5 ± 4.3 <0.001
WC (cm) 90.5 ± 8.4 81.1±7.8 <0.001
WHR 0.84 ± 0.05 0.80 ± 0.05 0.009
Body Fat % 41.5 ± 4.3 37.6 ± 5.3 0.009
Trunk fat % 42.3 ± 4.7 35.7 ± 6.4 <0.001
FBS(mmol/L)† 5.4 ± 0.47 4.6 ± 0.41 <0.001
2HPP(mmol/L) 7.4 ± 1.6 6.3 ± 1.4 0.005
TC (mmol/L) 5.2(1.5) 5.0(1.09) 0.418
TG(mmol/L) † 1.8(0.8) 0.76(0.37) <0.001
HDL(mmol/L)† 1.0(0.16) 1.5(0.23) <0.001
LDL (mmol/L) 3.2(1.28) 3.2(0.96) 0.418
TC:HDL † 5.2 (1.5) 3.3( 1.4) <0.001
HDL:LDL † 0.3(0.1) 0.48 (0.2) 0.001
Systolic BP (mmHg) † 126 ± 17.4 116.9 ± 14.1 0.030
Diastolic BP (mmHg) 72.6 ± 12.1 65.9 ± 11.3 0.036
hsCRP 3.07 ± 2.1 2.09 ± 1.8 0.111
Abbreviations: GDM: Gestational diabetes mellitus; MetS: Metabolic syndrome; BMI: Body mass Index; WC: Waist Circumference; WHR: Waist Hip ratio; FBS: Fasting blood glucose; 2HPP: 2 hour post prandial blood glucose on 75g OGTT; TC: Total cholesterol; TG- Triglyceride; BP: Blood pressure; BBW: Baby birth weight Values are presented as mean ± SD, † if not normally distributed, data presented as median (interquartile range (IQR)),
P1-comparing values across those with and without metabolic syndrome
Table 2: Comparison of Anthropometric and Metabolic Parameters of Post-GDM
subjects with or without Metabolic Syndrome.