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Table 1 Basic characteristics of the studied patients

From: Effect of ginger on the blood glucose level of women with gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) with impaired glucose tolerance test (GTT): a randomized double-blind placebo-controlled trial

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Age (years)*29.68 ± 5.0531.15 ± 5.260.23
BMI*29.60 ± 3.629.50 ± 4.300.91
Gestational age)weeks)*27.72 ± 3.627.78 ± 3.600.94
Occupation **
Housewife32 (86.50%)31 (93.90%) 
Employer5 (13.50%)2 (6.10%)0.29
Educational status**   
High school9 (24.50%)11 (33.30%) 
Diploma19 (54.10%)13 (39.40%)0.57
Bachelor & higher9 (24.30%)9 (27.30%) 
Physical activity**  0.16
Have exercise14 (37.80%)18 (54.50%) 
No exercise23 (62.20%)15 (45.50%) 
  1. *Student,s T-test (mean ± SD),** Chi-square (n: %)
  2. BMI; Body Mass Index