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Table 2 Incidence of diabetes in IGR patients according to BC

From: Association of TCM body constitution with insulin resistance and risk of diabetes in impaired glucose regulation patients

  Diabetes Nondiabetes P value
Qi-deficiency
 Yes (n = 39) 8 (20.5%) 31 (79.5%) 0.662
 No (n = 267) 48 (18.0%) 219 (82.0%)
Phlegm-damp
 Yes (n = 57) 18 (31.6%) 39 (68.4%) 0.007
 No (n = 249) 38 (15.3%) 211 (84.75)
Damp-heat
 Yes (n = 52) 17 (32.7%) 35 (67.3%) 0.005
 No (n = 254) 39 (15.4%) 215 (84.6%)
  1. Categorical Variable are expressed as frequency (%) and analyzed by Chi-squared test