Table 1

Baseline cohort characteristics

SUSTAIN 4SUSTAIN 7
Age (years)56 (10)56 (11)
Duration of diabetes (years)9 (6)*7 (6)*
Percentage male (%)5355
HbA1c (%)8.3 (0.9)8.2 (0.9)
Systolic blood pressure (mm Hg)132 (15)133 (14)
Total cholesterol (mg/dL)179 (42)181 (43)
HDL cholesterol (mg/dL)46 (12)45 (11)
LDL cholesterol (mg/dL)97 (35)102 (37)
Triglycerides (mg/dL)190 (124)181 (109)
BMI (kg/m2)33.0 (6.5)33.5 (6.8)
  • Values are means (SD).

  • *Rounded as the IQVIA CORE Diabetes Model only accepts integer values for duration of diabetes.

  • BMI, body mass index; HbA1c, glycated hemoglobin; HDL, high-density lipoprotein;LDL, low-density lipoprotein.